Large Indian Amritsar Carpet BB6364 14'10" × 17'4" $55,000
Splendid is the word which comes to mind while looking at this antique Indian rug. This magnificent piece comes from the great Amristar weaving center which in itself constitutes an excellent recommendation. Its soft, luminous pile is masterfully hand-executed of the finest wool according to traditional weaving techniques which ensures the ever-lasting quality.
A very slight Abrash effect caused by the application of natural dyes to the threads is visible in some areas of the oversized carpet which further emphasizes its uniqueness and authenticity. This feature is widely sought-after by all antique carpet experts and connoisseurs. In terms of design, the indian amritsar rug takes us to the opulent gardens of an Indian Raja where we can experience the wonders of the mother nature. While the main field comprises of a rather spacious and organized floral design, the borders are absolutely blooming.
Such an intricate pattern required an extremely high knot density and many hours by the looms to complete. The entire composition is kept in sandy and ivory beige – the two colors which will never go out of fashion. This rug is a piece of fine art and an investment in timeless elegance.
Large Indian Amritsar Carpet BB6364