Ourson

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

Dimensions: 4'7" x 11'2" (141 cm x 341 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: 4'7" x 11'2" (141 cm x 341 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: coral, seafoam green, cornflower blue
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A hexagonal structure, also referred to as a lozenge, represents the female form and fertility
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
Region of Origin

Sille is a village in central Turkey near Konya. It is known for its wide runners featuring Anatolian motifs with prominent repeating geometric medallions. Sille rugs commonly have distinctively red or coral warps and wefts.

Material Details

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