Modern Fethiye is located on the site of the ancient city of Telmessos, the ruins of which can be seen in the city, e.g. the Hellenistic theatre by the main quay. Telmessos was the most important city of Lycia, with a recorded history starting in the 5th century BC. City is well known about art and rug weaving . Striped Vintage Fethiye Kilim Rug with small jijim weavings. This piece is around 50 years old and in very good condition.