Antique Romanian Bessarabian Rug 40847
This Bessarabian rug features traditional roses, dramatic bouquets and ivory vines that contrast strongly against the solid field.
Beautiful Small Size Romanian Antique Bessarabian Kilim Rug, Country Of Origin: Russia, Circa: 1900 – This beautiful antique Bessarabian kilim carpet is quite the a fascinating and exciting piece, the composition of which speaks to the artistic capabilities of the rug makers responsible for its original composition. Woven with an extremely dark ground and dominant borders, this Bessarabian rug features a number of regional rose bouquets and dramatically-shaded split-leaf motifs interspersed with dainty floral sprigs. The dominant Bessarabian-rose borders are set off from the floral field by prominent guard-bands featuring reciprocating motifs and leafy vine-scrolls. All in all, this is a unique and truly wonderful antique Oriental rug, the uniqueness of which and the artistry of which is impressive even to this day.