Muammer

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, flatwoven in Anatolia, Turkey

Dimensions: 3'2" x 6'1" (97 cm x 187 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: 3'2" x 6'1" (97 cm x 187 cm)
  • Color palette: tan, walnut brown, maroon, cornflower blue, mustard yellow
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
  • Rectangular indentations and projections suggestive of the battlements of a castle, symbolizing protection and security
  • Repeating medallions create visual interest as medallions fill out the length of a runner with ornate details
  • Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
  • A wide dominant border flanked by two minor reciprocal borders
Region of Origin

Anatolian rugs are defined by their tribal, geometric designs, rich in symbols reflective of life in traditional households.

Material Details

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