Antique Kilim Rug/Tapestry ~ Derya
Antique Kilim Rug/Tapestry ~ Derya
Antique Kilim Rug/Tapestry ~ Derya
Antique Kilim Rug/Tapestry ~ Derya
Antique Kilim Rug/Tapestry ~ Derya

Antique Kilim Rug/Tapestry ~ Derya

$495.00

 

5FT X 3.5FT
Handwoven vintage flat-weave accent Kilim
Hand-dyed with natural vegetable and plant-based dyes
Traditional motif featuring live-stock which is a time-honored symbol of prosperity and livelihood, being guarded by protective representation of the the evil-eye motif. In Turkish culture, The source of an evil glance/intention is the human eye. It is believed that the harms it may cause can best be prevented again by another human eye. 
This narrative could be interpreted as one of growing wealth and happiness under the protection of a higher power.
This beautiful rug also doubles as a beautiful wall hanging due to its narrative design.
Using bold burgundy, deep brows and creams, this tapestry bring texture and a subtle cultural layer to any space. 
Perfect for a smaller room such an office hung above a bassinet for instance.
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Each rug in our collection is hand picked for rarity, unusual markings and design. They all come with a certificate of origin from the antique rug gallery in Izmir, Turkey from which they were sourced.