Checkerboard Design Tulu Rug. Natural Wool. Custom Options Available
A hand-knotted "Tulu" (Turkish word for "long-piled") rug from Central Anatolia, Turkey. This accent rug features a chessboard design in blue, brown and ivory. It is woven from natural hand-spun soft lamb’s wool and has a soft, luxurious pile.
These simple, functional small rugs with clean, minimalist design and lustrous wool pile were originally created for daily use by nomads and villagers in Konya region of Central Anatolia until 1960s. Today these decorative rugs with Minimalist designs are considered highly collectible as each one is one-of-a-kind and represents a diminishing form of textile and tribal art.
An exact replica of this tulu rug or a different version of it in any size or color combination you'd like can be made in six weeks.