4361 Vintage Denizli Kilim 5' x 9'
Vintage Denizli Kilim rug 4361, Country of Origin: Turkish, Circa 1950
This truly mesmerizing vintage Turkish kilim rug beautifully illustrates the folkloristic and elegant nature of authentic oriental kilims. Its main field bears a meticulous pattern composed of diamonds within diamonds giving the impression of pulsation and movement. It is worth mentioning that a diamond is probably the most common kilim motif that symbolizes protection against the maleficent gaze of the Evil Eye. The longer edges are additionally adorned with zigzags representing running water, a very scarce resource in deserts and steppes.