Alpujarra Antique Rugs and Carpets

hr Vintage Spanish Alpujarra Rug 46974

Produced in the Alpujarra mountains south of Granada Alpujarra rugs were made from the 16th to the 19th century. Featuring strong coloring and traditional motifs these antique rugs are particular to their region. The folk art quality is highlighted by their coarsely woven texture and their limited use of colors. Often Alpujarra rugs are stylized in two tones and with a separate woven fringe using other colors.

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2 Rugs Found in Alpujarra Rug

Antique Alpujarra Rug # 2605

Style: Alpujarra Rug
Origin: Portuguese Rugs
Size: 5 ft 7 in x 6 ft 10 in
          (1.7 m x 2.08 m)
Woven in Portugal during the turn of the century, this antique carpet from Alpujarra features a quatrefoil latticework pattern enhanced with colorful pomegranates.

Vintage Spanish Alpujarra Rug 46974

Style: Alpujarra Rug
Origin: Spanish Rugs
Size: 12 ft x 18 ft
          (3.66 m x 5.49 m)
Decorative European motifs and primitive chimera figures are combined in this intensely elegant vintage Spanish rug from the famous weaving center of Alpujarra.

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