Red Vintage Anatolian Tulu Rug - K0045374

Type:
Width:
3'10" (46 in.)
Length:
6'6" (78 in.)
Weft:
Wool
Warp:
Wool
ID:
K0045374
Origin:
Weight:
9 lbs
Price:
$900 USD
Sale: 
$749 USD

Description:

Vintage tulu rug hand-woven in 1960's in Turkey and in excellent condition. Tulu is basically a kilim or a plainweave with tufts of wool or goat-hair yarn interwoven using the Turkish knot to form tuft patterns on the underlying design. Tulu is the English pronunciation for the Turkish word, "tüylü" meaning hairy. The technique used for weaving is very similar to "gabbeh" in Iran, "Beni Ourain" rugs of Morrocco and "ryijy" in Finland. All have been produced for functional purposes rather than commercially and in mountainous regions, so they all have thick pile for protection against cold. Their weaving is more coarse so they can be woven faster at home that the sophisticated fine rugs that can only be woven from a pattern in workshops. They mostly had "primitive" designs and used undyed hand-spun wool or few colors.
  • Shipped in 1-4 business days, delivered in 3-7 days (except custom orders)
  • Unique item (only one in stock), handmade
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  • We can resize most rugs for a small fee. Request more info if you want this rug shorter or narrower.

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