Sensational Samarkand - 1880s Antique Khotan Rug - Oriental Carpet - 6'6" x 13'5" ft.
Size: 6'6" x 13'5" ft.
Made in Central Asia - East Turkistan, in the vicinity of the city by the name of Samarkand, and marketed in that city. These rugs generally show Chinese influence, and the field is usually covered with intricate Chinese motifs. Designs in the field are round medallions or polygons. Other Chinese motifs such as dragons, Chinese cloud banks, flowers, and birds are used. The unique designs, colors, and the fine silky wool quality of these rugs are what truly make them special.
Good condition! No stains, no odor. Sides and ends original. Contains some low pile - as shown in pictures.