Semi-old Turkish Kilim Sumak. 40-50 years old. A traditional Turkish Soumak rug at its best, handwoven with natural dyes. This piece is 100% wool with a centralised panel with a multi-coloured symmetrical diamond design. With an intricate triple detailed border. The colour on this rug is vibrant and the dyes are all extracted from plants and vegetables. A wonderful piece to brighten up any room in your home at an affordable price tag. Soumak rug making techniques have been around for almost 500 years. The process used to make these traditional rugs is a similar technique to how tapestry is woven and leave no pilling like normal area rugs. Dimensions – 150cms x 105cms / 4′ 9″ x 3′ 4″.
All of our Kilims, Cicims/jijims and Sumaks/Soumak are authentic Turkish pieces that are sourced from villages and towns around the country. Kilims, Cicms and Sumaks are traditional Turkish rug making at its historical best. We have a gallery and shops in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul and we have a vast selection of unique, traditional, authentic, old and new Turkish Kilims, Ccims/jijims and Soumaks/Sumaks to fit any price range and design. So please come and visit us when you are in our historical city.