Region of Origin
- Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
- Linear motifs intersect to form a grid of geometric repeating patterns
- A wide dominant border flanked by two minor reciprocal borders
Dosemealti in southwestern Anatolia, just north of the seaside city of Antalya, is known for its rugs featuring Anatolian motifs centered around a prevalent, stylized cross design.
Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply.