Vintage Turkish Hand-Knotted Rug | Balikesir Kilim in Fuchsia / Lavender / Turquoise 1960s
Experience the enchanting allure of our Vintage Balikesir Kilim, a true masterpiece born from the hands of skilled weavers who have preserved traditional techniques for generations. This exquisite piece is more than a rug; it's a living work of art that carries with it the rich heritage of Balikesir, Turkey.
Crafted in the 1960s, this vintage kilim boasts an impressive size of 6x10 feet, making it a statement piece that will instantly transform any room. Its design is a testament to the meticulous craftsmanship of the women weavers who poured their hearts and souls into every stitch. Handwoven with wool, this exquisite kilim features a texture that resembles intricate embroidery.
Traditional motifs adorn the kilim, gracefully arranged in parallel fashion and separated by vibrant, colorful stripes that demand attention. When you gaze upon this rug, your eyes will be drawn to the stunning interplay of fuchsia, baby blue, lavender, and various shades of pink and red, creating a visual symphony that tells a story of its own.
Delve deeper into its intricate patterns, and you'll discover the "burdock" motif, symbolizing abundance and fullness, and the "hook" motif, representing the sacred bond of marriage in Anatolia. These motifs are not mere decorations; they are windows into the culture and wisdom of a bygone era.
This vintage kilim is more than just a home accessory; it's an heirloom-worthy masterpiece. It effortlessly bridges the gap between the ancient and the contemporary, infusing any styled space, whether modern or traditional, with its timeless motifs, rich colors, and storied wisdom.
By choosing this kilim, you are not just acquiring a beautiful piece of art; you are celebrating the incredible artistry and resilience of women weavers. Make an eco-conscious choice by investing in a forever-lasting piece of history.
Elevate your living space with the Vintage Balıkesir Kilim, a symbol of tradition, culture, and enduring beauty. Bring a touch of Anatolian heritage into your home and treasure this one-of-a-kind masterpiece for generations to come.
Dimensions: 6' 2" W x 10' 3" L
Floor Heating Safe: Yes
Material: Wool on cotton
Origin: Balikesir, Turkey
Primary Color: Polychromatic
Product Care: Vacuum clean gently or professional cleaning
Style: Yuruk style