Khotan Rugs from East Turkestan

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Khotan Rugs - Antique rugs from the city of Khotan have a style that is all their own. These exceptional rugs make the legends of Marco Polo and the Silk Road come alive. Khotan is an oasis and an age-old center for international design. From the ornate borders and grand medallions to the stunning repeating patterns, each carpet from Khotan captures a cosmopolitan style that is different than all the other rugs produced in East Turkestan. The city has an ancient crafting culture that includes both silk and carpet weaving. Rugs from Khotan depict an abundance of cultural and stylistic influences.

The pomegranate, whether it is depicted as an elegant shrub with symmetric branches or an exquisite seed-filled fruit, is the most important and iconic regional symbol. These local symbols are often paired with faraway accents from Buddhists in the east and Islamic groups in the west. The exquisite rugs of Khotan harmoniously balance contrasting styles while turning them into local icons. Stylistically speaking, the rugs of Khotan are the product of a rich culture and an abundance of decorative influences.

Khotan Rugs were produced in the city of Khotan which is Located in Eastern Turkestan. Khotan produced fine rugs in the 18th and 19th centuries. Catering to a wide variety of tastes Khotan rugs straddle Chinese and western Oriental elements in their design. Space fillers are commonly used in Khotan rugs mimicking western Oriental designs while the central composition often borrows Chinese styles. The palette ranges from rich colors to soft pastels. Given their strong geometric and abstract drawing Khotan rugs are well suited for contemporary modern décor.

Khotan Rugs have been coveted by the top interior decorators for the past few years. Almost every interior design magazine that showcases high-end design projects will feature at least one, if not several Khotan Rugs. By the looks of things, Khotan rugs and carpets are here to stay!

Below you will find more history and information that pertains to the rugs from Khotan as well as our collection of these breathtaking works of art.

Khotan rugs hail from East Turkestan, a central hub along the silk route for 1000s of years. Due to its geographical proximity to both Persian and China, Khotan rugs feature predominantly stylized geometric arrangements of traditional Persian motifs that incorporate Chinese design elements. This forked derivation of design allows Khotan rugs a decorative appeal that can adapt to many different tastes and decors.

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63 Rugs Found in Khotan Rugs

Antique Khotan Rug 40994

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 3 ft 1 in x 3 ft
          (0.94 m x 0.91 m)

Sale:

  • $1,000.00
Featuring strong colors and bold tribal patterns, this Khotanese carpet clearly shows that designs from nomadic tribes and Caucasian traders reached carpet weavers in Asia.

Antique East Turkestan Khotan Rug 45504

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 3 ft 2 in x 4 ft 5 in
          (0.97 m x 1.35 m)
Created in East Turkestan, this magnificent antique rug from Khotan depicts a formal pendant-flanked medallion that is set over a beautifully patterned background.

Antique Silk Khotan Oriental Rugs 43307

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 3 ft 4 in x 5 ft 6 in
          (1.02 m x 1.68 m)
This ancient Khotan rug from East Turkestan features pastel colors and a gently asymmetrical design

Antique Khotan Carpet from East Turkestan 46816

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 4 ft 2 in x 5 ft 8 in
          (1.27 m x 1.73 m)
Crafted in the Silk Road oasis of Khotan, this diminutive antique scatter rug from East Turkestan displays a bold medallion accompanied by graphic border devices.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 42477

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 3 ft 9 in x 5 ft 10 in
          (1.14 m x 1.78 m)
Three small floral medallions float across a field covered with an intricate diagonal fretwork or basketry design on this striking antique Khotan from East Turkestan.

Antique Khotan Oriental Carpets 41839

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 3 ft 10 in x 6 ft 3 in
          (1.17 m x 1.9 m)
This elegant antique Oriental Khotan rug from East Turkestan has a masterful opposition of dense patterning with deep color set against light, open space.

Antique Khotan Rug 45780

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 4 ft 9 in x 6 ft 10 in
          (1.45 m x 2.08 m)

Sale:

  • $5,950.00
This elegant antique rug created in Khotan, East Turkestan, circa 1900 features a stark ogival medallion rendered in a bold combination of high-contrast colors.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 42921

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 4 ft 11 in x 7 ft 6 in
          (1.5 m x 2.29 m)

Sale:

  • $3,600.00
A geometric Khotan rug with a monochromatic, neutral color scheme.

Small Antique Khotan Rug from East Turkestan 47525

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 3 ft 9 in x 7 ft 10 in
          (1.14 m x 2.39 m)
This Charming antique Khotan rug from East Turkestan is characterized by a simple, tribal-inspired design, as well as a particularly beautiful patina.

Vintage East Turkestan Khotan Rug 46728

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 7 ft 10 in x 8 ft
          (2.39 m x 2.44 m)
This splendid antique Khotan rug from East Turkestan features a stunning pattern of branching pomegranate shrubs that embody the cosmopolitan Silk Road style.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rug #44542

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 4 ft 4 in x 8 ft 2 in
          (1.32 m x 2.49 m)

Sale:

  • $3,600.00
Woven in East Turkestan, this rug represents an exquisite combination of Asian-fretwork, Tibetan clouds and other regional elements.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 41861

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 4 ft 2 in x 8 ft 2 in
          (1.27 m x 2.49 m)
A magnificent antique Oriental Khotan that epitomizes classic East Turkestan rug design.

Antique Khotan Carpet From East Turkestan 47571

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 5 ft x 9 ft
          (1.52 m x 2.74 m)
This charming antique Khotan rug from East Turkestan is brimming with the qualities most sought after in such pieces, including a monochromatic pallet and a utilization of tribal symbols.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 42447

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 6 ft x 9 ft
          (1.83 m x 2.74 m)
This elegant Khotan carpet adapts the classic 'hundred and one gifts' design.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 43860

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 6 ft 2 in x 9 ft 2 in
          (1.88 m x 2.79 m)
This Khotan rug features the most beautiful elements of 17th century Turkish design.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs # 41863

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 5 ft 8 in x 9 ft 3 in
          (1.73 m x 2.82 m)
Although an antique Khotan from East Turkestan, the design of this lovely rug is derived from Ersari Beshir Turkoman weaving further west.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rug #44544

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 4 ft 9 in x 9 ft 3 in
          (1.45 m x 2.82 m)

Sale:

  • $4,400.00
A delightful clash of Central Asian village and nomadic culture, this rug is checkered by complex designs faded with age.

Antique Khotan Oriental Carpets 40447

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 6 ft 11 in x 9 ft 8 in
          (2.11 m x 2.95 m)

Sale:

  • $14,000.00
This unique decorative antique Khotan Oriental carpet is hand-made in East Turkestan.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 44546

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 5 ft 1 in x 10 ft 3 in
          (1.55 m x 3.12 m)
Produced along the Silk Road, antique Khotans like this blend the designs of middle eastern carpets with those of China.

Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 44940

Style: Khotan Rugs
Origin: East Turkestan Rugs
Size: 5 ft x 10 ft 6 in
          (1.52 m x 3.2 m)
This outstanding late 19th century rug from Khotan features exquisite fretwork spandrels with ivory outlines set over a camel-colored field decorated with prominent medallions and an array of symbolic motifs.

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