Avent

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

Dimensions: 5'2" x 8'5" (158 cm x 259 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: 5'2" x 8'5" (158 cm x 259 cm)
  • Color palette: rust red, coral, seafoam green
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
  • Repeating medallions create visual interest as medallions fill out the length of a runner with ornate details
  • A simple but classic zig-zag design signifies water as an indispensable element in life
Region of Origin

Milas is the center of weaving in Western Turkey and its rugs often feature graphically arresting geometric patterns.

Material Details

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