Anyu

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

Dimensions: 2'2" x 8'11" (68 cm x 272 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: 2'2" x 8'11" (68 cm x 272 cm)
  • Color palette: coral, cornflower blue, warm vanilla beige
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A classic design, diamond medallions create a dynamic interplay of sub-symmetries and geometric shapes
  • A geometric running water motif, with repeating waves, representing water as an indispensable element in life
  • 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.