Hand-woven with wool on wool foundation in the Oushak region of Eastern turkey. The Turkish Anatolian plateau is where the weaving of oriental carpets originated. These Antiques were largely illustrated in historical European painting. Their bold geometrical designs and soft colors made them favorites of interior designers. Because of each rug's handmade nature, no two are exactly alike, and quantities are limited. We recommend a rug pad to keep your rug securely in place.