Soft Neutral Color Antique Khotan Area Rug 47571
This charming antique Khotan rug from East Turkestan is brimming with the qualities most sought after in such pieces, including a monochromatic pallet and a utilization of tribal symbols.
A Magnificent Soft Neutral Color Antique Khotan Area Rug, Country of Origin: East Turkestan, Circa Date: 1880 – Even at first glance, this elegant antique Khotan rug gives people the feeling of both calmness and balance.
This is an antique Khotan rug that was woven by the master rug-makers of East Turkestan. Authentic antique rugs from Khotan are well known within the world of fine area rugs for their ephemeral beauty, as well as for their reliance on traditional, tribal elements of design. This particular example showcases both of these characteristics, making it an especially desirable piece. The first thing about this beautiful antique rug that jumps out to an observer is its charming pallet, which is generally consistent of various shades of pale browns. This monochromatic is something that is widely celebrated in Khotan rugs, for it is both traditional and aesthetically appealing. Certainly the same may be said about the traditional tribal elements that adorn this rug. Especially prominent are a pair of small circular medallions, each of which is decorated simply with a small eight-pointed star. The overall effect of a tribal consistent monochromatic, symbol-laden piece such as this is one of cultural significance and timelessness.
This antique East Turkestan carpet is one of the more magnificently though provoking tribal rugs. For people who are shopping for rugs and love the faded tribal and transitional look, this antique Khotan rug is a spectacular option. It is the kind of piece that can easily blend into the background while enhancing everything around it. That said, it’s magnificent composition and design make it a beautiful tan and baby blue Khotan rug to showcase as the main focal point of the interior design.
Regardless of how or where you chose to place and position this rug in your home, it is the kind of piece that you will never grow old of and cherish forever.