Arnaud

Arnaud

Rug Description

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

Dimensions: 4'10" x 8'5" (148 cm x 259 cm)

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

Rug Type:
  • Original Vintage

    Vintage, handwoven rugs from Turkey and Morocco, selected for their color and design and preserved as-is.

Age:
  • Vintage

    Typically between 20-100 years old

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool pile on cotton foundation
  • Dimensions: 4'10" x 8'5" (148 cm x 259 cm)
  • Color palette: cherry red, teal, bone beige, moss green

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • An interplay of repeating medallions fill out the field
  • Floral motif arranged in a concentric pattern like an abundant landscaped garden
  • A result of gentle wear over time, a cross-hatched fade pattern produces a soft, distressed effect that mutes the color palette
  • A wide dominant border flanked by two minor reciprocal borders
Region of Origin

Isparta in southwest Turkey is considered one of the major rug production centers in Turkey. Turkish motifs and floral designs are common in Isparta rugs.

Material Details

Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply. A cotton foundation is also a popular choice, used to tie the wool knots onto. Cotton is rigid and strong, providing a firm foundation that stands the test of time.

How to Style This Rug

Medium rugs between 5’ x 8’ and 6’ x 9’ are loved for their versatility.

Living Room

Bedroom

Office

×

Leaving so soon?

Our pieces are one-of-a-kind or made in small batches, so they don't last long. If you've found something you love, don't wait. If you're still not sure, sign up for our newsletter to see our newest pieces before everyone else.