Andros

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

Dimensions: 4'3" x 6'4" (130 cm x 195 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: 4'3" x 6'4" (130 cm x 195 cm)
  • Color palette: cornflower blue, baby blue, canteloupe, rust red
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • An interplay of repeating medallions fill out the field
  • A gazelle motif representing grace and dignity
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
Region of Origin

Konya is the former capital of the Selcuk empire from where the earliest weaving traditions can be traced. It remains an important producer of rugs in Turkey.

Material Details

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