Turkish Sumak rug 40 to 50 years old. 100% wool and handwoven. This vintage Turkish Sumak has a variety of traditional tribal designs and colours that are produced naturally from plants and vegetables. A lovely piece in great condition with an affordable price tag.
Soumak rug making techniques have been around for almost 500 years. The process used to make these traditonal rugs is a similar technique to how tapestry is woven and leave no pilling like normal area rugs.
All of our Kilims, Cicims and Sumaks are authentic Turkish pieces that are sourced from villages and towns around the country. Kilims, Cicms and Sumaks are traditional and Turkish rug making at its historical best. We have a gallery and shops inside the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul and we have a vast selection of unique, traditional, authentic, old and new Turkish Kilims to fit any price range and design, so please come and visit us when you are in our historical city.
Dimensions – 192cms x 150cms / 6′ 3″ x 4′ 9″.