Region of Origin
- Lined with geometrically stylized Anatolian medallions
- Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
- Repeating medallions create visual interest as medallions fill out the length of a runner with ornate details
Nigde is a town in central Anatolia known for its rugs that feature hexagonal medallions in geometric Anatolian motifs, often with hooked details.
Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply. A cotton foundation is also a popular choice, used to tie the wool knots onto. Cotton is rigid and strong, providing a firm foundation that stands the test of time.