Handmade oriental carpet No. 60237 Chinese Silk China 6.0 x 4.0 feet
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||6.0 x 4.0 ft
||Sorry, we can't give you the age of this carpet at the moment.
||floral and geometric / allover
||multi coloured, mainly ivory
This is a unique handmade / hand-knotted / traditional oriental carpet
The pile of this carpet is made of silk
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.