Ehrhard

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Ehrhard Vintage Overdyed Runner Rug

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Rug Description

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

Dimensions: 2'4" x 6'7" (73 cm x 201 cm)

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

Rug Type:
  • Flatweave Rugs

    Reversible rugs without pile, also known as kilims, made by hand-weaving horizontal weft yarns through vertical warp yarns

Age:
  • Vintage

    Typically between 20-100 years old

Main Color:
  • Purple
Color Palette:
  • Lavender

    A light violet

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% hemp
  • Dimensions: 2'4" x 6'7" (73 cm x 201 cm)
  • Thickness: approximately 0.15" (3-4 mm)
  • Color palette: lavender
  • Redyed using lab-tested azo-free dyes

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • This rug has a minimal design with a single color field, showcasing the yarn's texture and sheen
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

Hemp is one of the most durable natural fibers out there. Turkish artisans crafted pure hemp rugs up until the ‘60s—when cannabis production became illegal. Women used hemp rugs outdoors for kitchen working, laying wheat, rice, and herbs on top of them to dry. Hemp is especially good for summer or hot climates: it stays cool underfoot even as temperatures rise.

How to Style This Rug

Runners brighten the most narrow of spaces.

Hallway

Bedroom

Entryway

Kitchen

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