Baline

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

Dimensions: 3'11" x 5'9" (121 cm x 176 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: 3'11" x 5'9" (121 cm x 176 cm)
  • Color palette: sandstone, tan, terracotta
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A central medallion centerpiece design appropriated from 15th century Persian manuscript covers, now a mainstay of carpet weaving
  • A wide dominant border flanked by two minor reciprocal borders
  • A universal design feature of rugs, floral motifs appear in a variety of stylized forms from natural, abstract, to geometric
Region of Origin

Anatolian rugs are defined by their tribal, geometric designs, rich in symbols reflective of life in traditional households.

Material Details

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