Lilika

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

Dimensions: 6'6" x 9'10" (200 cm x 300 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: 6'6" x 9'10" (200 cm x 300 cm)
  • Color palette: bone beige, powder blue, coral
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
  • A tree of life symbol, common to many monotheistic religions, brings to mind the garden of Eden
Region of Origin

Milas is the center of weaving in Western Turkey and its rugs often feature graphically arresting geometric patterns.

Material Details

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