Elvie

Only one made

Elvie Vintage Turkish Runner Rug

Dimensions:
4'6" x 10'3" (138 cm x 313 cm)

ESTIMATED SHIP DATE IN 4 WEEKS

Rug Description

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

Dimensions: 4'6" x 10'3" (138 cm x 313 cm)

Elvie 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:
  • Pink

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool
  • Dimensions: 4'6" x 10'3" (138 cm x 313 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2"(0.5cm)
  • Color palette: salmon pink, pale sage gray, cream, espresso brown

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • A series of repeating medallions fill out the field in balanced, ornamental details
  • hooked details
  • Floral motifs are a staple in rug design—showing up in a variety of styles including natural, abstract, and geometric
Region of Origin

Gaziantep is a major rug collection center located in southeastern Turkey. In particular, the area is known for hand-embroidered, flatweave cicims (a specific type of kilim).

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 soft—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on.

How to Style This Rug

Runners brighten the most narrow of spaces.

Hallway

Bedroom

Entryway

Kitchen

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