Monalda

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

Dimensions: 4'9" x 7'1" (145 cm x 217 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: 4'9" x 7'1" (145 cm x 217 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: cornflower blue, navy, evergreen, terracotta, pale sage gray, emerald green
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Lined with four geometrically stylized Anatolian medallions
  • Crosses are a fundamental element of rug design (occasionally alluding to faith)
  • A simple, but classic design—zig-zag patterns represent water as a vital element in life
  • A geometric, step-like pattern often found in Anatolian designs
Region of Origin

Kula, in western Turkey, is known for its tribal and geometric rug designs.

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.