Vintage Indian Amritsar Rug BB3099
Vintage Indian Amritsar Rug Description:
A vibrant late 19th century Indian Amritsar rug, the rich ruby red field with a large-scale pattern of enlarged palmettes, flowering vinery and cloudbands within an olive green palmette border.
The Western influence and, particularly, the Colonial rule in India, are clearly seen in the magnificent face of antique Amritsar beautiful rugs. However, one of the greatest strengths of these fabulous floor covering is their impeccable quality. Based on the top-notch luminous wool, with a cotton foundation, double weft an and asymmetric knot, carpets form Amritsar are distinguished by luxurious feel and extremely indulgent textures. Antique indian style rugs and antique carpets are characterized by large scale patterns featuring the millefleur designs, mythical beasts and Persian-inspired florals.