Vikingura

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Vikingura Vintage Persian Rug

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Rug Description

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, handknotted in Isparta, Turkey

Dimensions: 6'3" x 10'1" (192 cm x 309 cm)

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

Rug Type:
  • Hand-knotted Rugs

    Sturdy pile rugs meticulously woven by hand, with individually hand-tied knots, so no two are exactly alike

Age:
  • Vintage

    Typically between 20-100 years old

Main Color:
  • Beige, Cream
Color Palette:
  • Bone Beige

    A pale, cool beige

  • Slate Gray

    A medium blue-gray

  • Walnut Brown

    A medium-to-dark true brown

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool pile on cotton foundation
  • Dimensions: 6'3" x 10'1" (192 cm x 309 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2"(0.5cm)
  • Color palette: bone beige, slate gray, walnut brown

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • A series of repeating medallions fill out the field in balanced, ornamental details
  • Classic and timeless Persian motifs feature intricate patterns and floral designs, all framed by a border
  • A larger border is flanked by two smaller borders
  • A crosshatched fade from gentle wear over time produces a soft, distressed look, muting the original color palette
Region of Origin

Isparta of southwest Turkey is considered to be one of the major rug production centers in the entire country. Rugs from this area typically feature traditional Turkish motifs and floral designs.

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 soft—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on. This wool pile is knotted onto a cotton foundation, another popular choice in rug design. The cotton used is rigid, strong, and provides a sturdy foundation that’s designed to last a lifetime—or ten.

How to Style This Rug

Large rugs from 6’ x 9’ to 7’ x 10’ make great centerpieces.

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