Celien

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

Dimensions: 6'0" x 7'9" (184 cm x 237 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: 6'0" x 7'9" (184 cm x 237 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: crimson red, coral, royal blue, sandstone, warm vanilla beige, salmon pink
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • An absolute classic, diamond-based designs create a beautiful and dynamic field of geometric shapes
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • Typically associated with the Yoruk nomads of Anatolia, these latch-hook ornaments are believed to protect against sources of danger—including ill will, wild animals, and natural disasters
  • A classic, eight-pointed star stands for balance and harmony
  • Rectangular shapes mimic castle battlements—symbolizing protection and security
Region of Origin

Cannakkale is the modern-day site of ancient Troy. Rugs from this region are known for their classic Turkish geometric designs, red wefts, and plush 100% wool texture.

Material Details

Wool is the most widely used fiber in Turkish rug design. Not only is it plentiful in supply, it’s durable, long-lasting, and incredibly plush—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on.