Loana

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

Dimensions: 3'6" x 2'11" (107 cm x 90 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: 3'6" x 2'11" (107 cm x 90 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: seafoam green, terracotta, warm vanilla beige, silvery gray, inky black
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Deeply meaningful symbols to the women weavers of Anatolia, these interconnected medallions represent pregnancy and motherhood
  • A hexagonal shape (also known as a “lozenge”) represents the female form and fertility
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • A symmetrical overhead view of a floral rosette
  • Rectangular shapes mimic castle battlements—symbolizing protection and security
  • Triangular amulet design—believed to protect against evil spirits and bad luck
Region of Origin

Milas is a major center for weaving in western Turkey—rugs from this region can be recognized by their fascinating geometric patterns.

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.