This is an authentic vintage Turkish Milas rug hand-knotted in Turkey with an all wool pile on a wool foundation. There is some very minor wear on the pile, see photos, this rug is in very good condition.
- Pile: Wool
- Foundation: Wool
- Weave: Hand-Knotted
- Background Color: Ivory
- Border Color: Red
- Other Colors: Brown, Blue, Red
- Size: 3’6” x 6’2”
- Origin: Turkey
- Condition: Very Good (very minor wear, see photos)
- Age: 30-40 years
One of a Kind
Milas rugs – Milas (or Melas) is the center of a weaving area in Western Turkey near Izmir. It gives its name to all the carpets produced in the region. Milas carpets are hand-knotted with 100% wool piles with natural dyes. These carpets are frequently woven in different shades of brown, gray, brick red, and dominance of light brown and yellow. Geometric designs are common in the pattern.
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