Tibetan Rug, Tibet, Early 20th Century – Here is a truly wonderful antique Oriental rugs – a Tibetan piece made during the early years of the twentieth century. This rug represents something genuinely special, and is a testament to the artisans who produced it. A traditional piece, this rug possesses many of the qualities most sought after by collectors and experts, and would bring beauty and sophistication to any home. This charming Tibetan rug has two central swastikas flanked by opposing dragons. The word swastika is derived from the Sanskrit svastika, meaning any lucky or auspicious object, and in particular a mark made on persons and things to denote good luck. This rug has lovely jewel-tone colors and a gorgeous silk fabric border. Simply put, this rug is a remarkable piece of work. A classic and traditional design and composition combine to make this rug something more than a decorative piece: they combine to make it a veritable work of art.