Chinese Rug, China, Circa 1900 – Here is an incredible antique Oriental rug — A Chinese piece that was originally hand made some time around the turn of the twentieth century. These incredible rugs have become known as ‘apprentice’ rugs. Woven with different skeins of wool, the weaver would take the wool and weave strips of color. What occurs is a fantastic optical illusion sometimes also referred as a ‘TV’ design. All in all, this is a truly wonderful antique Oriental rug. Featuring many of the characteristics and qualities of antique rugs most desired and sought after by experts and collectors all over the world, this truly remarkable piece possesses a deep and enduring beauty. Sure to bring elegance, class, and grace into any home, this antique rug is a genuine work of art, the impeccable craftsmanship of which is a testament to the artists responsible for its original construction.