Turkish Rugs

Turkish Rugs and Carpets are like a beautiful poetry, they are opulent work of art with each design with a deeper meaning. Whether hand knotted or flat woven, they are amongst the most recognized and established hand crafted work world over. Turkish Carpets are indispensable choice for the Kings and the Palaces, Royalty and Connoisseurs of beauty and craftsmanship. They totally transform the spaces into totally magnificence and royalty with their rich aura, color, texture, patterns and motifs. These carpets are a great investment art pieces for future. Turkish Rugs, also known as Anatolian Rugs and carpets are made in vast array of distinct styles originating from various regions in Anatolia. The styles can be distinguished in the use of the materials, weaving and construction method, motifs & patterns, geography & cultural identity, sizes and intended use. The most important distinguishing feature of the motifs employed in Anatolian carpets is the "symbolization" imposed by the traditional weaving techniques. The language of the motifs is the language of any-one who can understand. These majestic pieces of art derive their names from the localities in which they are produced, tribal groups they are associated with, as well as from the techniques of their manufacture, the characteristic patterns of their ornamentation, the layout of the design and the intention of their use. One very interesting fact about Turkish Carpets is they are the woven expressions of the weaver who are generally women. It is generally known that in traditional households, women and girls take up carpet and kilim weaving as a hobby and means to livelihood. Turkish Rugs and flat weaves are made from five major materials: sheep wool, goat hair, silk, floss silk and cotton. Most of the Turkish carpets are made of silk and hence quite steeply priced. It is widely understood that the rugs that are made from natural materials are more durable than synthetic materials.  Also, authentic carpets are made from natural dyes extracted from vegetables, roots, flowers and even insects; this also increases the value of a rug value. However, one must remember that the natural dyes mellow over time. You would be glad to know a distinct fact that, Turkish carpets are known for their complex knots per square meter, more knots a rug commands, superior will be its design and weavings. The number of knots per square inch of the rug has a direct impact on the quality and value of the rug. You may want to determine whether the rug was machine or hand-knotted. You can certainly ask the carpet dealer, but just to be certain, turn the rug over and look at the weaving pattern and knots on the underside.  The more knots per square inch, the more expensive the rug.

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Turkish Carpet Cushion Cover F957
126cm X 58cm
£150.00
Turkish Carpet Cushion Cover F957
F1058 Turkish Old Anatolian Rugs
240cm X 132cm
£750.00
F1058 Turkish Old Anatolian Rugs
F1277 Turkish Ortakoy Carpet
174cm X 99cm
£495.00
F1277 Turkish Ortakoy Carpet
R168 Old Turkish Rug
220cm X 107cm
£795.00  £595.00
R168 Old Turkish Rug
R2730 Turkish Rug Runners
350cm X 115cm
£995.00  £595.00
R2730 Turkish Rug Runners
R3079 Turkish Carpet Patchwork
308cm X 246cm
£2350.00
R3079 Turkish Carpet Patchwork
R3597 Antique Turkish Carpets
228cm X 130cm
£795.00
R3597 Antique Turkish Carpets
R3599 Oriental Turkish Carpet
170cm X 136cm
£595.00
R3599 Oriental Turkish Carpet
R4138 Antique Turkish Kars Carpet
320cm X 225cm
£2500.00
R4138 Antique Turkish Kars Carpet
R3906 Antique Turkish Rug
300cm X 172cm
£1250.00
R3906 Antique Turkish Rug
R3711 Fine Antique Turkish Carpet
290cm X 194cm
£1750.00
R3711 Fine Antique Turkish Carpet
R3707 Turkish Rug
295cm X 195cm
£1750.00
R3707 Turkish Rug
R1430 Antique Turkish Milas Rugs
166cm X 120cm
£500.00
R1430 Antique Turkish Milas Rugs
R2265 Turkish Rug
193cm X 111cm
£595.00
R2265 Turkish Rug
R3394 Turkish Ushak Carpet
340cm X 276cm
£1500.00
R3394 Turkish Ushak Carpet
R3319 Old Anatolian Konya Rug
161cm X 104cm
£695.00
R3319 Old Anatolian Konya Rug
R3396 Antique Ushak Rug
165cm X 127cm
£695.00
R3396 Antique Ushak Rug
R3407 Turkish Melas Rug
145cm X 110cm
£995.00
R3407 Turkish Melas Rug
F886 Antique Turkish Konya Rug
210cm X 127cm
£750.00
F886 Antique Turkish Konya Rug
R4978 Turkish Carpet
163cm X 107cm
£595.00
R4978 Turkish Carpet
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