Magnificent Tribal Antique Turkish Konya Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Turkish Rug, Circa date: 1900 – The tribal antique Turkish Konya rugs are loved for their simple, primitive designs and gorgeous colors.
Konya is an ancient city that has been a marketplace for beautiful antique Turkish rugs created in villages surrounding the area. It is known for its unique designs and pieces with a primitive, tribal feel. Many of these local tribal weavers create designs that have a folk art feel that brings with them a sense of connection to the people and their culture. They represent a cottage industry, and each one is a unique piece of artwork.
This is a smaller size area rug that is highly expressive. It has an overall design, but the individual choices of the weaver can be seen throughout the piece. Blues and corals are popular color combinations this year. Even though this piece was created over 100 years ago, it fits perfectly into a modern color palette. Modern designers try to emulate the primitive feel of these antique rugs and other pieces, but there is nothing that can match the beauty of the authentic tribal rugs.
This is a smaller rug that would make the perfect accent for creating a vignette along a wall or as a foundation underneath a glass-top coffee table. It is small enough to be hung on the wall or serve as a soft landing for your feet beside a bed. It is an excellent way to add a pop of color to any room and will be a beautiful addition to any contemporary tribal-inspired room design. This beautiful piece, from the turn of the 20th century, would make an excellent accent piece for many modern decor styles. It will add a wonderful splash of color and pattern to any room of the home.