Aengus

Only one made

Aengus Vintage Turkish Rug

Dimensions:
5'6" x 7'1" (167 cm x 216 cm)
Colors:
  • Pale Sage Gray

    A light-to-medium gray with a greenish tint

  • Seafoam Green

    A pale blue-green

  • Coral

    A light-to-medium reddish-pinkish orange

  • Puce Brown

    A light-to-medium brown, with reddish-purplish undertones

ESTIMATED SHIP DATE IN 4 WEEKS

Rug Description

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, hand-knotted in Demirci, Turkey

Dimensions: 5'6" x 7'1" (167 cm x 216 cm)

Aengus 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:
  • Gray
Color Palette:
  • Pale Sage Gray

    A light-to-medium gray with a greenish tint

  • Seafoam Green

    A pale blue-green

  • Coral

    A light-to-medium reddish-pinkish orange

  • Puce Brown

    A light-to-medium brown, with reddish-purplish undertones

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool pile on cotton foundation
  • Dimensions: 5'6" x 7'1" (167 cm x 216 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: pale sage gray, seafoam green, coral, puce brown
  • Curator's Notes

    Motifs
    • Minimalist Chinese Peking influences feature Buddhist and Taoist-derived designs—including lotus flowers, birds, trees, and a few Chinese characters
    • A central medallion anchors the motif to a center focal point from which the design blooms out and is balanced by complementary design elements
    • Floral motifs are a staple in rug design—showing up in a variety of styles including natural, abstract, and geometric
    • A crosshatched fade from gentle wear over time produces a soft, distressed look, muting the original color palette
    Region of Origin

    Demirci is one of the most established handmade carpet production centers in all of Turkey. Rugs from this area can be distinguished by their coarse knots woven onto a cotton foundation, usually depicting a simple Persian motif.

    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

    Spruce up smaller spaces with small rugs between 3’ x 5’ and 5’ x 8’.

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