Antique Indian Amritsar Rug BB3766
Antique Indian Amritsar Rug Description:
A truly beautiful antique Amritsar rug woven in India around the turn of the twentieth century. Characterized by a beautifully precise line work as well as a charmingly muted pallet of pale tan and gold, this Amritsar exemplifies some of the finest qualities of the style. Classically composed, this Indian rug features beautiful border sections as well as a generously proportioned field.
The Western influence and, particularly, the Colonial rule in India, are clearly seen in the magnificent face of antique Amritsar 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 rugs and carpets for sale are characterized by large scale patterns featuring the millefleur designs, mythical beasts and Persian-inspired florals.