Region of Origin
- Linear motifs intersect to form a grid of geometric repeating patterns
- Floral motif arranged in a concentric pattern like an abundant landscaped garden
Yesilhisar is in central Anatolia near Cappadocia, and is known for its rugs that possess a unique pink field.
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.