Malika

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

Dimensions: 2'8" x 9'5" (82 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: 2'8" x 9'5" (82 cm x 288 cm)
  • Color palette: warm vanilla beige, baby blue, spiced pumpkin orange
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
  • A simple but classic zig-zag design signifies water as an indispensable element in life
  • Repeating medallions create visual interest as medallions fill out the length of a runner with ornate details
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.