English
Deutsch
Español
Português
Prices in:
Show sizes in:
Customer-Login

No Account Yet?

Your Shopping Cart:
Your shopping cart is empty
Item Number:



A little carpet and rug glossary...

Dealers, do you want to sell your large rugs?

Antique palace size rug #33810 Agra India 54.11 x 14.11 feet

Larger images (will open in new window)

Please click on the thumbnail for a larger view or on the text link below for a high resolution image

main view close-up
Item Number: 33810
Provenance: Agra
Country of Origin: India
Size: 54.11 x 14.11 ft
Made: ca. 1920
Pile: wool
Design: floral and geometric / allover
Ground Color: many colors
Remarks: excellent condition, full pile
This carpet is in perfect condition.
Price (incl. VAT): US-$ 190,000

Estimated delivery time:
4 - 8 working days

add to cart

More about the provenance Agra | India

Agra is located in India and has an ancient tradition of carpet making. Quality carpets were (and are) being made in Agra, mostly with Indo-Persian or merely Persian designs.

This Oriental carpet has a so called "garden design" or as in Persian "Kheshti". The design of Oriental "garden rugs" represents sophisticated garden layouts from a bird's eye view. The oldest garden rugs date back to the 16th century. The legendary rug "Spring of Khosrow" of Khosrow the Sassanide king served as a template. The rugs are divided into fields which are separated by water ditches. The ditches in which often fish and ducks are swimming are flanked by bushes and flowers. Altogether garden rugs are an expression of the special Oriental love of floral beauty which peaked in fantastically laid out gardens.



BEN Trading - Rare Oriental Carpets and Oversize Rugs


Oriental-Carpets.com - Oriental & Oversize Carpets and Large Rugs

Customer Service:


United Kingdom:  +44 (0)20 7183 4544

USA/Canada:    +1 646-688-1335

Germany/Austria:  +49 (0)40 450 4102

Legal Information | Contact | Terms Of Business