Turkish vintage Soumak rug. This stunning tribal piece is 100% wool, handwoven with natural dyes. It is 60-70 years old and in great condition.This stunning piece is full of mutli-coloured symmetrical tribal designs, framed with a traditional intricate motif border and finished off with a clean, delicate fringe. A vibrant Soumak piece with an affordable price tag. If you wish to own a rug with cultural Turkish heritage then look no further. Dimensions – 198cms x 126cms.
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/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. Soumak rug making techniques have been around for almost 500 years. The process used to make these traditonal rugs is unique, the technique used is similar to how tapestry is woven and leave no pilling like normal area rugs.