Umesh

Umesh Vintage Tribal Kilim Rug

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Rug Description

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, flatwoven in Konya, Turkey

Dimensions: 5'6" x 8'10" (169 cm x 270 cm)

Umesh has been professionally cleaned; age-related wear and natural inconsistencies are inherent in these unique, handcrafted vintage rugs.

Rug Type:
  • Kilim

    Flatwoven, pileless rugs that often have distinctive geometric patterns and contrasting bright colors.

Age:
  • Vintage

    Typically between 20-100 years old

Main Color:
  • Multicolor
Color Palette:
  • Eggplant

    A dark, brownish purple

  • Cornflower Blue

    A light-to-medium slightly violet-blue

  • Emerald Green

    A medium, true green

  • Prussian Blue

    A dark gray to black-blue

  • Mustard Yellow

    A rich, brownish yellow

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool
  • Dimensions: 5'6" x 8'10" (169 cm x 270 cm)
  • Color palette: eggplant, cornflower blue, emerald green, prussian blue, mustard yellow

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • Deeply meaningful symbols to the women weavers of Anatolia, these interconnected medallions represent pregnancy and motherhood
  • Geometric designs feature angular edges and shapes—like diamonds, squares, lattices, and stylized animals
  • An absolute classic, diamond-based designs create a beautiful and dynamic field of geometric shapes
Region of Origin

Konya is the former capital of the Selcuk empire—where the earliest traditions of weaving can be traced back to. Today, the area is still a key producer of rugs in Turkey.

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.

How to Style This Rug

Medium rugs between 5’ x 8’ and 6’ x 9’ are loved for their versatility.

Living Room

Bedroom

Office

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