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

Dimensions: 4'7" x 7'5" (141 cm x 228 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: 4'7" x 7'5" (141 cm x 228 cm)
  • Color palette: maroon, navy, cantaloupe
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A star motif symbolic of productivity
  • A hexagonal structure, also referred to as a lozenge, represents the female form and fertility
  • A wide dominant border flanked by two minor reciprocal borders
  • Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
Region of Origin

Avanos, in central Anatolia, is famous for its handicrafts, including rugs and pottery. Rugs from Avanos often feature geometricized floral motifs and scalloped-edge fields.

Material Details

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