Josalynn

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

Dimensions: 5'8" x 9'5" (173 cm x 288 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: 5'8" x 9'5" (173 cm x 288 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: salmon pink, navy, warm vanilla beige, silvery gray
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A central medallion centerpiece design appropriated from 15th century Persian manuscript covers, now a mainstay of carpet weaving
  • Ornate quarter medallions corners
  • A wide dominant border flanked by two minor reciprocal borders
Region of Origin

Afyon is located in central Anatolia. It is known for its diversity of rug styles from across Turkey.

Material Details

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