Breathtaking Oversized Antique Persian Khorassan Rug 50664, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1920 – This oversized antique Khorassan Persian rug features a wide array of stunning design elements that compliment the rug’s large size perfectly.
The most eye catching design element in this extra large oversized rug is the two large medallions that showcase stunning floral designs. These floral designs are present throughout the entirety of the rug but they are especially highlighted in these exquisite medallions. There is also a smaller medallion that is lighter and color and sits directly in the center of the Persian rug, creating a beautiful centerpiece that draws the eye directly to the center of this magnificent antique Oriental rug. The three medallions create a back and forth between light and dark colors which plays well into the overall color palette of this beautiful antique rug.
There are several borders within this large oversized antique Persian Khorassan rug, with the widest border featuring a darker ground that stands out amongst the other colors. This creates a sense of framing within the large antique area rug, and the use of several different borders creates dynamic levels. This visual play between light and dark colors within the borders adds a level of sophistication and elegance to this beautiful rug, really emphasizing the feel of this rug as a work of art rather than simply a woven textile.
The large size of this decorative antique Persian Khorassan rug is a defining feature – it measures just over 12 feet by almost 25 feet – and this large size highlights the extreme beauty of these designs. This rug highlights the immense skill of Persian rug weavers and is a stunning example of the beauty of Persian rugs and helps to emphasize the amount of history present in each and every one of these gorgeous antique rugs.