Hand-Knotted Wool GREY Modern Contemporary Oushak Rug. Oushak rugs originated in the small town of Oushak in west central Anatolia. Oushak has been a production center of Turkish rugs since the 15th century. . Taking three or four months to complete, this rug was handcrafted by skilled makers using a traditional hand-knotting technique, a trade that’s been passed down and preserved for generations.. Combination of styling, rich colors and high quality wool make this rug a perfect fit for todays active home.. Hand knotted rug adds style and warmth to a space. This design is centered around a Persian–inspired ornamental medallion and has a certain global appeal. The rug has a dense, soft pile and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come..