Oriental Rugs

Oriental Rugs broadly means any rug that is either piled or flat woven fabric, primarily hand-knotted.  These carpets originate traditionally from East or “Orient”, which means they come from  Afghanistan, China, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, Turkey, Romania, Albania, Morocco and Egypt.These rugs can be  categorized by their origin such as Persian rugs, Arabian rugs, Anatolian rugs, Kurdish rugs, Caucasian rugs, Turkestanian  rugs, Chinese rugs, Tibetan rugs, Indian rugs, to name a few.

These rugs are very famous but now sold across the world. These rugs are known as cultural centerpieces, and they have occupied a central place in many homes. With their regal quality, style and timeless patterns of art, these carpets have mesmerized people world over decades after decade. European Aristocrats have been known Patrons of these Rugs, for their mansions and palatial residences cum palaces have these spread out magnificently on the floor.

Their antiquity remains unparalleled. They are collected as souvenirs bought as investments pieces for generations. Oriental rugs are distinguished for their individuality and aesthetic properties from rest of the designs and other forms of rugs. They are categorized for their immaculate patterns, floral as well as geometrical; the embroidery is refined, with both bold and subdued colors alike. Rugs woven in Eastern styles have stylized descriptions engraved on them.

The weavings derived from aged dyes and seamless blending, the way they elevate the décor of a facility makes you marvel at their beauty. One of the most important factors in evaluating these rugs is the colors and their combinations, the design elements or the drawing.  Is the rugs pleasing to the eye?  Does it improve as one looks at it? Is there a sense of depth and balance in the colors and layout?  Quality of wool used to manufacture the same is another factor. A rugs woven with excellent quality of wool can easily survive 50 years or more with very little wear and tear. 

High quality wool actually improves in sheen the more it is used. To feel the wool, rub the palm of your hand across the top of the rugs, the surface should not feel overtly dry or stiff.  Try to hold the rugs up by the edge and feel how much it weighs, hard wearing rugs will have some "body" to it. 

Carefully inspect the rugs by walking around it and examining it from every angle. The longer you give your attention to it, it will reveal its beauty and many more nuances. These unique works of art fascinates you, sparks your interest and demands your attention so that you can get to know them better and then becomes your most possessed piece of art.  We advise you to take your time while making a purchase decision.

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R7533 Antique Persian Qum Rug
205cm X 137cm
£1950.00
R7533 Antique Persian Qum Rug
R7752 Antique Caucasian Shirvan Rug
160cm X 100cm
£1250.00  £795.00
R7752 Antique Caucasian Shirvan Rug
Decorative Handmade Caucasian Kazak Carpet R7699
204cm X 200cm
£1950.00
Decorative Handmade Caucasian Kazak Carpet R7699
Antique Caucasian Shirvan Rug R7759
1750cm X 95cm
£995.00  £695.00
Antique Caucasian Shirvan Rug R7759
Wonderful Hand Woven Antique Turkish Ghiordes Rug R7760
145cm X 120cm
£995.00  £750.00
Wonderful Hand Woven Antique Turkish Ghiordes Rug R7760
Wonderful Hand Woven Turkish Silk Ghiordes Carpet R7762
195cm X 120cm
£995.00  £595.00
Wonderful Hand Woven Turkish Silk Ghiordes Carpet R7762
Vintage Handmade Antique Persian Kashan Rug R7767
155cm X 105cm
£795.00  £595.00
Vintage Handmade Antique Persian Kashan Rug R7767
Beautiful Handmade Persian Silk Kashan Rugs R7768
200cm X 130cm
£1750.00
Beautiful Handmade Persian Silk Kashan Rugs R7768
Beautiful Handmade Persian Bricik Carpets R7781
225cm X 180cm
£1250.00
Beautiful Handmade Persian Bricik Carpets R7781
Beautiful Handmade Persian Bricik Rugs R7784
140cm X 100cm
£595.00
Beautiful Handmade Persian Bricik Rugs R7784
Vintage Dosemealti Turkish Rug R7888
200cm X 135cm
£495.00
Vintage Dosemealti Turkish Rug R7888
Beautiful Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Rug R7890
171cm X 120cm
£495.00
Beautiful Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Rug R7890
Beautiful Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Rug R7891
184cm X 111cm
£495.00
Beautiful Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Rug R7891
Hand Woven Turkish Dosemealti Carpets R7892
180cm X 131cm
£495.00
Hand Woven Turkish Dosemealti Carpets R7892
Beautiful Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Rug R7893
190cm X 110cm
£495.00
Beautiful Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Rug R7893
Hand Woven Turkish Rugs R7895
203cm X 123cm
£495.00
Hand Woven Turkish Rugs R7895
Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Tulu Rugs R7906
180cm X 120cm
£395.00  £295.00
Hand Woven Vintage Anatolian Tulu Rugs R7906
Vintage Persian Tabriz Carpet R7973
215cm X 150cm
£995.00
Vintage Persian Tabriz Carpet R7973
Traditional Antique Persian Kashan Carpet R7970
200cm X 125cm
£1250.00
Traditional Antique Persian Kashan Carpet R7970
Hand Woven Turkish Dosemealti Carpets R7991
171cm X 125cm
£495.00
Hand Woven Turkish Dosemealti Carpets R7991
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