Samarkand Caramel, Camel, Sandy Beige and Brown Handwoven Wool Rug BB6460 6'9" × 12'9" $12,000
This beautiful vintage rug is a classic example of the exceptional Samarkand artistry. Located at the former Silk Road connecting China and the Mediterranean, the Central-Asian weaving center had a chance to absorb miscellaneous aesthetics and designs from various cultural circles, which is reflected in the vintage Samarkand carpet before your eyes.
The khotan rugs main field is occupied by an allover geometricized pattern of pomegranates – the oriental symbol of fertility and prosperity. It is enclosed within a series of borders, each bearing a completely different motif. The rich design is complemented by a tasteful color palette based on warm shades of caramel, camel, sandy beige and brown.
Masterfully hand-knotted of the finest wool in accordance with old and refined weaving techniques, the vintage Samarkand area rug has survived until this day in excellent condition which is the best confirmation of its quality. If properly cared for, it will serve its owners for generations, bringing in the warmth and magic of Samarkand antique rug craft.
Samarkand Caramel, Camel, Sandy Beige and Brown Handwoven Wool Rug BB6460