Rare Moss Green Antique Indian Amritsar Rug, Country of Origin: India, Circa Date: Early 20th Century– This large rug speaks of the traditional Indian culture that has been blended with colonial influences. Indian Amritsar rugs came into popularity, and also high demand, after Queen Victoria’s Great Exposition in the Crystal Palace in 1851. The carpets were made to meet the demand of a western world that craved their delicate beauty. Most of the rugs feature botanical motifs like the mille fleur, and burgundy, teal, yellow or other earth tones. The green color in this rug makes it unique. This large room-sized rug measures 15 ft. by 17 ft. or 4.87 meters by 5.18 meters.