Runak

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

Dimensions: 5'10" x 9'4" (178 cm x 285 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: 5'10" x 9'4" (178 cm x 285 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: salmon pink, terracotta, royal blue, lavender, maroon, golden olive, emerald green
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A modern carpet-weaving mainstay, this medallion centerpiece design was inspired by 15th-century Persian manuscript covers
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • A geometric, step-like pattern often found in Anatolian designs
  • The corners of the rug are heavily ornate
  • A larger border is flanked by two smaller borders
  • The central design is bookended by banner skirt panels
Region of Origin

Taspinar, in south central Anatolia, is known for high-quality wool rugs with Anatolian motifs that feature elongated hexagonal medallions with stepped edges and geometric floral details.

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.