Ferencne

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

Dimensions: 3'4" x 10'10" (102 cm x 331 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: 3'4" x 10'10" (102 cm x 331 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Fringe: measures 6.3" (16 cm)
  • Color palette: crimson red, camel, dove gray, charcoal, espresso brown, tangerine orange
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Lined with geometrically stylized Anatolian medallions
  • A hexagonal shape (also known as a “lozenge”) represents the female form and fertility
  • Triangular amulet design—believed to protect against evil spirits and bad luck
  • Geometric designs feature angular edges and shapes—like diamonds, squares, lattices, and stylized animals
  • A handsome, hand-braided fringe woven from threads of the loom
Region of Origin

Malatya, found in central Anatolia, is known for its coarsely knotted rugs and geometric designs woven by Kurdish tribes.

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.