Vintage Swedish Rug BB4791

Vintage Swedish Rug Description:

Among the more unusual of our vintage Swedish rugs, this particular antique rug has a striated salmon field with scattered geometric motifs, with a series of geometric stripes in green and salmon.

Flat woven rugs are so universal that they appear in almost every culture in the world. From Turkey to Peru, everyone can enjoy their beautiful patterns and stunning colors. Among oriental, vintage area rugs are well known kilim rugs as well as soumaks, although Scandinavian pieces are one of the most popular carpets of this weave. What is characteristic for all types of flat Scandinavian rugs crossword and carpets is the fact that loom is necessary to make them. They are created by interlocking warp (vertical) and weft (horizontal) threads. Because of that, flat woven have no pile whatsoever and tend to be thinner than knotted rugs. Their versatility makes them useful in many situations- flat woven rugs have been used for centuries not only as flooring, but also wall hangings, and saddle pads.

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