Vintage Swedish Pile Rug BB6451 7'3" × 12'0" $15,000
Since the mid-20th century Scandinavian design has been one of the most desirable and widely sought after styles in the world. This incredible popularity can be attributed to the brilliant simplicity and practicality of northern creations that, at the same time, are distinguished by the upmost sophistication.
The lovely vintage Swedish pile antique carpet before your eyes is made according to Scandinavian aesthetic thought and enchants with its uncomplicated yet perfectly balanced and appealing presence. The main field is embellished with an allover diamond lattice, and enclosed within a thick geometric border with rhombus and star motifs. Everything is executed in a characteristic pastel color palette comprising of delicate indigo, off-white, beige and warm brown shades which together constitute an elegant and soothing combination. An interesting feature is the pile which is too short for the vintage area rug to be called a rya and definitely too long for a traditional flat-woven rollakan.
Nonetheless this soft and durable carpet was masterfully hand-knotted of the finest wool in accordance with old and refined weaving techniques. Thanks to such thorough making, the Swedish rug crossword has survived until this day in ideal condition and will most definitely serve its owners for generations. This vintage beauty will fit into all kinds of contemporary interior décors, from classic to modern.
Vintage Swedish Pile Rug BB6451