Phenomenal Blue Background Large Size Antique Persian Khorassan Rug, Origin / Type: Persian Rug, Date Woven: 1920’s – The antique Persian Khorassan rugs are known as some of the most beautiful handmade area rugs in the world. These magnificent antique rugs are a true testament to the remarkable skill of the Persian rug weavers who created them.
This antique Khorassan rug was created in the 1920’s, and it has a traditional feel that you find in the magnificent Persian rugs created hundreds of years earlier. Khorassan played an important part in Persian history. It was once the largest province and included what is now Turkistan, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, and Tajikistan. This region encompasses a wide range of local cultures that contributed to the beautiful designs and stylistic elements of antique Persian rugs from Khorassan.
Khorassan was once a major strategic trading center on the border of Russia and India. This means that the rug weavers had exposure to many different styles and designs from around the area. One of the features that stands out about Khorassan carpets is the wide range of motifs and designs.
You can easily see the wide range of motifs and designs in this single, beautiful piece. One of the unique features of Khorassan carpets is that the designs appear on multiple levels. Larger motifs create the structural elements of the design, which are then filled in by increasingly smaller details.
This beautiful piece has a formal quality and colors that will brighten any space. Its garden motif brings a touch of nature to the room, where it will add its elegance and grace. This would be the perfect piece for a formal dining room, conversation area, or to highlight an architectural feature of this space. This gorgeous piece with a traditional design will add elegance to any room of the home or office.