Antique Indian Amritsar Rug BB4881 9'9" × 15'6" $48,000
Antique Indian rugs often include large scale patterns depicting mythical beasts and Persian-inspired floral motifs. However, Amritsar rugs are special, even among Indian rugs. The Western influence can be clearly seen in antique Amritsar rugs, making them a perfect mix of Orient and West. The rich heritage and beauty of antique Amritsar rugs continue to position them among the most decorative components of today’s interiors. However, one of the greatest strengths of Amritsar rugs is undoubtedly their impeccable quality. Based on the top-notch luminous wool, with a cotton foundation, double weft an and asymmetric knot, antique carpets form Amritsar are distinguished by luxurious feel and extremely indulgent textures.
This unique Amritsar rug was woven in the early 20th century, circa 1900. It immediately draws attention with both its original pattern and tasteful color palette. Geometric shapes create an abstract allover design within a floral and vine border that seems to mesmerize with its Oriental beauty. The color palette of this antique rugfeatures sandy shades of beige and brown, which together create a perfect composition. Few other types of Indian rugs can boasts such a perfect balance between colors and patterns.
The large size of this piece, 9’9″ × 15’6″ (297 × 472 cm), makes it a great fit for spacious interiors and households. Oriental beauty and Western elegance of Amritsar rugsare bound to make your home even more special! Feel free to browse through Doris Leslie Blau’s antique rugs collection and allow yourself for a bit of luxury!
Antique Indian Amritsar Rug BB4881