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A little carpet and rug glossary...

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Antique square handmade oversize carpet #37285 Spain 14.0 x 13.9 feet

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Item Number: 37285
Country of Origin: Spain
Size: 14.0 x 13.9 ft
Made: ca. 1920
Pile: wool
Design: floral / allover
Ground Color: beige
Remarks: perfect condition
This carpet is in perfect condition.
Price (incl. VAT): US-$ 28,000

Estimated delivery time:
4 - 8 working days

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More about the provenance Spain

The Spanish art of carpet weaving can be traced back thanks to well preserved pieces of evidence in European and American museums. In the 16th century larger quantities of rugs came to Europe from Asia, especially from Oushak. As a result Spanish carpet production covered a wider spectrum. Often you had court-style or Christian motifs finding their way into Spanish rug designs. Towards the 18th century French influences became clearer. Almeria, Cuenca, Letur and Alcaraz became strongholds of Spanish carpet weaving. The Spanish manufactories had their own weaving technique, the so called "Spanish knot". Then later since the 17/18th century the Turkish Goerdes knot was mainly used (which is also used in most of Persian carpet production).



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