Antique Sarouk Rug, Origin: Persia, Circa: 1920 – Here is a beautifully woven and classically composed antique Oriental rug – an antique Sarouk carpet that was woven in Persia during the second or their decade of the twentieth century. Characterized by what can only be described as a highly ordered and classical Persian composition, this antique Sarouk is a splendid example of the majestic heights achieved by the weavers of antique Persian rugs and carpets. This antique Sarouk carpet features an outstanding bouquet-flanked medallion featuring a series of extended pendants that merge with the cameo-style frame and ornate spandrels. Exquisite floral patterns and lush foliage in red, blue and ivory are offset dramatically by the somber background. Colorful borders decorated with a complex floral pattern and exceptional shades of blue set over a light background complement and contrast the patterns and colors of the carpet field. A beautiful carpet with an exceptional, classical composition, this antique Sarouk carpet from Persia is an exciting and intriguing example, and is sure to enhance any interior setting.