Doris Leslie Blau Collection Samarkand Style Runner N11353 4'0" × 39'7" $16,000
This truly majestic oriental-inspired runner is going to delight everyone with its glorious presence. Such an impressive size does not happen very often, especially when its hand-knotted of the best quality wool. What adds another royal touch is the absolutely mesmerizing dusty blue color palette, which is complemented by stronger, deep navy blue accents. The main field is uniformly covered with an oriental flowery ornament pattern, whereas the borders comprise of zigzag motifs. In traditional tribal symbolism, such a motif represents running water – a scarce and extremely valuable resource on a desert. Although recently made, the runner exudes an oriental vibe and will proudly adorn any ample interior, a staircase or a corridor.
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Doris Leslie Blau Collection Samarkand Style Runner N11353