Antique Avanos Carpet - Cappadocia / Turkey

$1,280.00Price

Antique Avanos Carpet - Turkey

Age :80 yrs

Size:2.08 x 1.38m ( 6.10ft x 4.6 ft )

Overall condition is excellent

Cappadocia i,s well known as a famous tourism region but  before the boom in tourism carpet weaving was famous in both the Cappadocian villages of Avanos and Urgup.Carpet weaving started in the area around 1700s.and continued until the late 1970's, though only approx 250 looms operated in the area in total 

Avanos rugs are always wool on wool and use a distintive medallion design with multiple borders 

Due to the small number of Avanos rugs woven they have become very collectable on todays market .

The modern boho compostion at living roo

  What People Say  

''My kilims arrived yesterday ...and to say I love them would be an understatement !!!!  I absolutely adore them both and am so thrilled.They are so much more stunning in the flesh...the tone and warmth of both simply beautiful and they look perfect in situ. And thank you so much for the cushion covers. Such a treat!

 

 I just think it’s incredible to think that I’m bringing kilim beauties home to Australia from your onlineshop in Goreme that I visited 3 years ago!! I love it!!  Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. For it all Ruth. Amazing!

I look forward to the next round. ''  

                  - Pen Thomson, Australia 

 

 

 

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