Courtlyn

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

Dimensions: 4'0" x 5'0" (122 cm x 153 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: 4'0" x 5'0" (122 cm x 153 cm)
  • Color palette: taupe, rich amethyst, periwinkle blue
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
  • An interplay of repeating medallions fill out the field
  • A minimalist midcentury motif with art deco elements
  • Asymmetric, ombre gradient of color
Region of Origin

Karapinar in eastern Turkey is known for its geometric designs similar to those of the Caucasus region, featuring oversized medallions and angular corner pieces, usually constructed of all wool and in runner format.

Material Details

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