Antique Indian Amritsar Rug 42138
This sumptuous antique Oriental Amtritsar from India boasts a classic Indo-Persian design of allover arabesques with sickle palmettes in soft golds and burgundy against an abrashed green and cocoa ground.
Antique Indian Amritsar rug, Country of Origin: India, Circa date: 1900 – This gorgeous antique Oriental rug — a stately antique Oriental Amritsar rug, woven in India some time around the turn of the twentieth century — is an absolutely classic piece, the like of which is highly desired by experts and collectors the world over. A classic Indo-Persian design of allover arabesques with sickle palmettes in soft golds and burgundy unfolds gracefully across the abrashed green and cocoa ground of this sumptuous antique oriental Amritsar rug. In contrast to the grand sweeping scale of the field, the borders are narrow and understated, focusing all attention on the rich design at the center. The drawing is fluid and precise in the classic tradition of Persian and Indian carpets. Aficionados of antique Indian rugs will recognize the unique beauty and impeccable craftsmanship of this truly wonderful piece.