Mid Century Modern

Welcome to The Persian Knot Mid Century Modern Collection.   The items in this Collection were handwoven in the 2nd and 3rd Quarters of the 1900s.  The Mid Century Collection includes Persian, Moroccan, Turkish, and North and South American Handmade Areas Rugs, Kilims, and Runners. 

  • Amish Rag Rug, 10' 3" x 13' 9", 4th Quarter of the 1800s

    Amish Rag Rug 1419

    10' 3" x 13' 9"     This beautiful multicolor American Amish Rag Area Rug has a very modern design format and can be incorporated into any modern interior design project. The American Rag Area Rug is formed by joining three different...

  • Handwoven Turkish Kilim

    Anatolian kilim 1687

    4’ 9" x 10’ 2"   The beautiful Anatolian Kilim from the early 1900s has four columns of geometric medallions, each containing a stylized floral element.  The earth tone colors produced by the use of vegetable dyes add to the...

    $3,900.00
  • Handwoven Persian Gabbeh rug

    Gabbeh 1168

    4’ 3” x 7’ 2”     Beautiful vintage Gabbeh area rug from Persia.  The rug has a nice modern design and light colors with a straw or a beige field and accent colors of blue and red.  The rug was entirely...

    $2,500.00
  • Handwoven Tapestry 1699, 38” x 68”, 3rd Quarter of the 1900s

    Handwoven Tapestry 1699

    38" x 68"    A beautiful mid-century handwoven tapestry of a galloping horse. The brilliant colors and the horse form make this truly a unique vintage art piece. Looking at the tapestry's unique design and the use of colors brings the images of...

  • Handwoven Tapestry 1733, 38” x 70”, 3rd Quarter of the 1900s

    Handwoven Tapestry 1733

    38" x 70"  A beautiful mid-century handwoven tapestry of four school children in the traditional folk dresses and headcovers.  The brilliant colors and school children's design forms in a folkloric manner make this truly a unique vintage art...

  • Handwoven Tapestry 1765, 40” x 86”, 3rd Quarter of the 1900s

    Handwoven Tapestry 1765

    40" x 86"    A beautiful mid-century handwoven tapestry of a rider in a folkloric dress performing a traditional riding performance.  The tapestry is very much in the style and colors of Marc Chagall's paintings and murals.  Looking...

  • Jajim Kilim 1492

    Jajim Kilim 1492

    7′ x 10’ 4”     Modern style vintage Turkish Jajim Kilim flat-weave rug with colorful stripes. This handwoven wool vintage Turkish Jajim Kilim has stripes in multiple colors including blue, green red, orange, brown, gray,...

    $2,500.00
  • Handwoven Khotan Rug

    Khotan 1157

    4’ 4” x 8’    The beautiful distressed Khotan rug from Eastern Turkestan (Central Asia).  The rug has a series of large geometric medallions ("Gols/Flower") placed in a beautiful vibrant red field.  It has a gorgeous...

    $5,900.00
  • Handwoven Kilim

    Modern Kilim 1155

    8' 2” x 9’ 9”      A room-size Floral Kilim with a beautiful combination of mid-century modern pastel colors.  This Floral Kilim has a large flower design covering the main field and a number of smaller flower...

    MSRP: $2,500.00
    $1,900.00
  • Handwoven Moroccan rug

    Moroccan 1583

    5’ 4” x 14’     A beautiful oversized Moroccan kilim in stripes design with brilliant colors of red, green, orange, and purple. The Moroccan kilim has slightly different color tones in the backside (underside) so it can...

    $4,500.00
  • Handwoven Moroccan Rug

    Moroccan Boucherouite 1487

    5’ 8” x 7’ 2”     Ultra-modern, artistic & beautiful!  This handmade vintage Moroccan "Boucherouite" rug is woven entirely with cut-up pieces from the fabric of old clothes on a flatwoven foundation piece...

  • Vintage Moroccan Boucherouite Handwoven Rug

    Moroccan Boucherouite 1501

    4′ 11″ x 6′ 7″ Ultra-modern, artistic & beautiful!  This handmade vintage Moroccan "Boucherouite" rug is woven entirely with cut-up pieces from the fabric of old clothes on a flatwoven foundation piece...

  • Handwoven Moroccan Rug

    Moroccan Boucherouite 1528

    4’ 6” x 7’ 1”    Ultra Modern  Artistic and Beautiful! Handwoven vintage Moroccan "Boucherouite" rug made entirely with cut-up pieces from the fabric of old clothes.   The word "Boucherouite" means...

    $2,900.00
  • Handwoven Moroccan Area Rug

    Moroccan Boucherouite 1535

    4’ 7” x 7’ 10” Ultra-modern, artistic & beautiful!  This handmade vintage Moroccan "Boucherouite" rug is woven entirely with cut-up pieces from the fabric of old clothes on a flatwoven foundation piece...

    $2,900.00
  • Vintage Moroccan Runner

    Moroccan Boucherouite 1536

    3’ 1” x 8’ 4”   Ultra-modern, artistic & beautiful!  This handmade vintage Moroccan "Boucherouite" rug is woven entirely with cut-up pieces from the fabric of old clothes on a flatwoven foundation piece...

    $2,500.00
  • Handwoven Moroccan Kilim

    Moroccan Boucherouite Kilim 1565

    5' x 9'    Ultra-modern, artistic & beautiful!  This handmade vintage Moroccan "Boucherouite" rug is woven entirely with cut-up pieces from the fabric of old clothes on a flatwoven foundation piece.    The word...

    $2,400.00
  • Handwoven Moroccan Rug

    Moroccan Kilim 1494

    2’ 8” x 5’ 1”    A beautiful and cheerful small Moroccan kilim with "mid-century" modern colors.  The banded design of the vintage Moroccan Kilim incorporated into this flat-weave rug with beautiful and bright...

    $750.00
  • Handwoven American Rag Rug

    Rag Rug 1291

    6’ 1” x 6’ 8”    The beautiful and extremely rare American Rag Rug is a flat woven rug similar to kilims from the late 1800s that comes in two pieces that have been individually weaved and then sewn together. The...

    $3,500.00
  • Handwoven American Rag Rug

    Rag Rug 1383

    8’ 5” x 12’ 3”       This American Rag Rug was woven in the early-1900s. It has lovely colors and is very well preserved. This American Rag Rug is made of three individual rag runners that have been sewn...

  • American Rag Rug

    Rag Rug 1500

    2′6″ x 4′8″      Modern style vintage American Rag Rug flat-weave rug in earth tone colored stripes. This handwoven wool vintage American Rag Rug has stripes in multiple colors including white, blue, green, red,...

    $750.00