Region of Origin
- Deeply meaningful symbols to women weavers in Anatolia, interconnected medallions signify pregnancy and consequent maternity
- Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
Adana is a town of south central Anatolia. It serves as a trading center for diverse rugs from the region and it is known for its multipanel kilims.
Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply. A cotton foundation is also a popular choice, used to tie the wool knots onto. Cotton is rigid and strong, providing a firm foundation that stands the test of time.