Asian Chinese Carpet 44152 Nazmiyal Antique Rugs
Chinese Rug, China, Early 20th Century - Reminiscent of Chinese cloisonne work and millefleur designs used by the Moughals, this rug features serrated, saz-leaf bouquets and a large variety of colorful flowers brought to life with tonal shading and minute details. Woven with intense shades of blue, purple, pink and green, the floral sprays have a wonderful level of contrast from the brightly-colored field.
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Suzani, literally meaning "of needle" in Persian, refers to some of the most attractive products of Turkestan's traditional culture. Produced by the women in what is today Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, suzanis were meant to decorate the interiors of homes and therefore are found mostly in settled communities rather than tribal societies