Adorjan

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, handwoven and handknotted in Canakkale, Turkey

Dimensions: 3'4" x 6'0" (102 cm x 183 cm)

All rugs have been professionally cleaned; age-related wear and natural inconsistencies are inherent in these unique, handcrafted vintage rugs.

Product Details
  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool
  • Dimensions: 3'4" x 6'0" (102 cm x 183 cm)
  • Color palette: navy, crimson red, warm vanilla beige
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Deeply meaningful symbols to women weavers in Anatolia, interconnected medallions signify pregnancy and consequent maternity
  • Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
  • A hexagonal structure, also referred to as a lozenge, represents the female form and fertility
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
Region of Origin

Cannakkale is the modern day site of ancient Troy. Rugs from this region are distinct in their classically derived Turkish geometric designs, red wefts, and plush 100% wool texture.

Material Details

Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply.