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Antique Khotan Oriental Rugs 41595

Size: 4 ft 7 in x 8 ft 6 in (1.4 m x 2.59 m)

This luxuriant antique Oriental Khotan from East Turkestan is the epitome of classic Oriental elegance and style. .

Khotan Rug, East Turkestan, Late 19th Century – This luxuriant antique Oriental rug — a positively magnificent antique Khotan piece made in East Turkestan some time toward the end of the nineteenth century — is an absolutely brilliant rug and a perfectly representative piece. Indeed, this antique Khotan is the epitome of classic Oriental elegance and style, and is truly something special. The warm salmon field that dominates the piece is filled by a central star medallion with smaller openwork medallions above and below, along with a few geometric fillers — a classic design style on display at its very best in this piece. The whole composition is enclosed by two elegant borders, one with a cloud design and the other with diagonal fretwork, whose primarily golden tone nicely frames and contrasts with the field This is a truly magnificent rug.

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