Pascual

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

Dimensions: 3'8" x 4'8" (112 cm x 144 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: 3'8" x 4'8" (112 cm x 144 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: maroon, periwinkle blue, pale sage gray, faded raspberry
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Deeply meaningful symbols to women weavers in Anatolia, interconnected medallions signify pregnancy and consequent maternity
  • Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
Region of Origin

Ortakoy in central Anatolia is known for geometric Anatolian motifs with hexagonal medallions and stepped details.

Material Details

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