Turkmen

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

Dimensions: 2'10" x 10'5" (87 cm x 320 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: 2'10" x 10'5" (87 cm x 320 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: crimson red, lavender, warm vanilla beige
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A series of repeating medallions create a beautifully complex field or pattern
  • A larger border is flanked by two smaller borders
  • A classic, eight-pointed star stands for balance and harmony
  • A simple, but classic design—zig-zag patterns represent water as a vital element in life
Region of Origin

Avanos, found in central Anatolia, is famous for its handcrafted goods, including rugs and pottery. Rugs from this area tend to feature geometric floral motifs and scalloped-edge fields.

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.