Antique Indian Amritsar Rug 1227
On this sumptuous but delicate antique Amritsar carpet from India, a diaphanous golden star medallion counterbalances open sprays of palmettes against a cocoa ground.
Green Colored Background Antique Indian Amritsar Rug, Country of Origin: India, Circa Date: Early First Quarter of the 20th Century - This beautiful antique Oriental rug is a truly grand piece; the composition and construction of which is emblematic of the proud and impressive rug-making tradition to which it owes its genesis. Characterized by champagne and cinnamon tones prevailing against a soft cocoa ground, this sumptuous but delicate antique Indian Amritsar rug is truly a pleasure to behold. A diaphanous star medallion counterbalances open sprays of palmettes and vines that all allow the beauty of the ground color to show through. More of these graceful palmette vines comprise the border, but on a cinnamon ground that nicely complements the cocoa of the field. All in all, this rug is a very impressive work of art, the enduring beauty of which is a testament to the artistic prowess of those who made it.