Ziyad

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, handwoven and handknotted in Konya, Turkey

Dimensions: 3'8" x 9'2" (114 cm x 280 cm)

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

Product Details
  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool
  • Dimensions: 3'8" x 9'2" (114 cm x 280 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: coral, cherry red, silvery gray, sandstone
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Lined with geometrically stylized Anatolian medallions
  • A hexagonal shape (also known as a “lozenge”) represents the female form and fertility
  • A bold set of ram’s horns represents strength and bravery
  • A larger border is flanked by two smaller borders
  • Directional design or color gradients with purposeful asymmetry and movement
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.