Beautiful Flat Woven Antique Persian Mazandaran Kilim Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: Early 20th Century – Old and new are peacefully married in this richly colored Mazandaran Persian kilim rug, which has all the beloved features associated with this unique group of flat-weave rugs. Ageless stripes are creatively composed and joined with similar panels that produce a vintage pop-art effect together. Reminiscent of a polished tiger’s eye gem, the boldly colored panels feature a warm selection of golden browns, marigold yellows and democratic mid-tones that are expertly balanced. The darker side and center panels emphasize the contrast between the lighter, brighter panels that are sandwiched within the composition. Each panel displays natural striped veining and organic color variations associated with mineral cross sections. This delightful Mazandaran rug veers toward mid-century trends and possesses a powerful modern aesthetic although it was created nearly a century ago.