Chinese carpets are known to have been produced nearly 2,000 years ago. The patterns on older rugs were influenced by ceramic painters. These rugs may also display dragon, Buddhist, and other religious motifs. Cotton was used for the foundation of early carpets along with big knots to achieve thick but flexible rugs. Originally, rugs were produced for use within the country only, but by the early 19th century, rugs were being exported. Contact with the west radically altered the production methods.
We are always happy to collaborate with you on a custom carpet that meets all your specifications...and your wildest dreams! Of course, it will be woven on our very own looms with the best materials under the supervision of our experts.
Design: Four Dragons Peking Wool Carpet
Style: Antique Peking Chinese Carpet
Material: 100% Wool
Colors: Ivory, Yellow, Blue, Peach
Size: 12' X 19'
Rug Number: 70002589
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