Beautiful Antique Romanian Flat Woven Bessarabian Kilim Rug, Origin: Romania, Circa date: 1900 -This lovely antique Bessarabian Kilim rug is beautifully simple serene. A clear, unadulterated tan provides the background, while gentle reds and greens make up the main colors of the pattern. Other colors, such as blue, a faint yellow, and cream, are subtly woven into the pattern as well. A darker gray-brown color borders the Romanian rug, creating a neat and elegant effect.
The pattern of the flat woven Bessarabian Kilim rug , similar to the color scheme, is rather straightforward. Rows of seven-petaled flowers stand in unison with each other, gracefully poised as if caught mid-rhythm during a grand dance of nature. Each flower parallels it’s neighbor exactly, providing a beautiful antique kilim rug with a pattern that is extremely restful to the eye. The red of the petals interacts with the multi-colored centers and the green stems. Two leaves extend from each flower stem, enhancing the symmetry. Enclosing the entire garden-like scene is thin border, woven with triangular patterns on the inside. Taken as a whole, this antique Romanian flat woven Bessarabian Kilim rug does not appear extremely intricate, but is woven with undeniable skill and with a lovely pattern.
This antique tapestry like carpet comes from Romania, and is woven in the Kilim style. It is extremely decorative, not calling too much attention to itself but providing a stunning way to enhance home decor.