Egehan

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

Dimensions: 6'8" x 9'8" (204 cm x 295 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: 6'8" x 9'8" (204 cm x 295 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Fringe: measures 2.8" (7 cm)
  • Color palette: navy, crimson red, warm vanilla beige, taupe
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A modern carpet-weaving mainstay, the centerpiece design featuring an oversized medallion was inspired by 15th-century Persian manuscript covers
  • A geometric, step-like pattern often found in Anatolian designs
  • A hexagonal shape (also known as a “lozenge”) represents the female form and fertility
  • A tree of life (a symbol found in several religions around the world) alludes to the Garden of Eden
  • An array of stripes in alternating colors—each stripe filled with stylized blossoms
  • A handsome, hand-braided fringe woven from threads of the loom
Region of Origin

Yagcibedir rugs are crafted from pure wool and produced in the mountain villages of northwestern Turkey. These carpets are known for their extremely high quality, geometric motifs, and distinct red and dark blue color palettes.

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.