Finely Woven Modern Contemporary Tabriz Rug, Circa Date: Modern Contemporary Rug, Country of Origin: Turkey – Here is a truly wonderful Oriental rug – a Tabriz style contemporary rug made in Turkey not especially long ago. This rug represents something genuinely special, and is a testament to the artisans who produced it. A modern and exciting piece, this rug possesses many of the qualities most sought after by collectors and experts, and would bring beauty and sophistication to any home. This Tabriz-style carpet from Samsun, Turkey, features a loose arabesque of rosettes, palmettes and small floral details joined by an intersecting grid of lozenge-like latticework. Traditional guard bands and de-saturated borders decorated with a reciprocating pattern of palmettes and chained roundels complement the subtle combination of beige, sienna, tawny brown and neutrals that decorate the field. Simply put, this rug is a remarkable piece of work. A classic and contemporary design and composition combine to make this rug something more than a decorative piece: they combine to make it a veritable work of art.