Vintage Turkish Sumak rug. This piece is 50-60 years old, handwoven with natural dyes. This stunning piece with its centralised panel full of mutli-coloured tribal designs is framed in a traditional intricate motif border and finished off with a clean delicate fringe. An eye catching Soumak with an eye catching price. 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/Jijim and Sumak/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.
Dimensions – 200cms x 125cms / 6′ 6″ x 4′ 1″.