Vintage Turkish rug, Origin: Turkey, Circa: Mid-Century – Combining ancient weaving traditions with rustic minimalist influences, this vintage Turkish rug represents the awesome duality of tribal-influenced designs. With its agrestic charm, plush pile and graphic decorations, this archetypal Turkish rug represents the best features of this distinctive carpet type. Alternating color blocks with crisp walnut-colored outlines dot the soft manila field and use the negative space to great effect. Softly colored guard bands superimposed over a deeply veined background support the central field and create an elegant layered appearance that emphasizes the bold impact of the simplistic designs. The softly colored inner borders are punctuated with subtle berekets that complement the pastel color palette. Born out of age-old Anatolian weaving traditions, this charming vintage Turkish rug has alluring modern tendencies, graphic geometry and a strong sense of style.