6’X4' Cream Saroukh Rug Pure Silk Pile Oriental Carpet Area Rugs Hand Knotted
This Handknotted Pure Silk pile rug is handmade by the finest artisan in family-based village cottage units using the original technique of oriental carpet making using natural organic pure silk. The beautiful bold Red color is the predominant color in the center of the rug and is balanced by various light shades and tones in beautiful motif designs. The design is open which is typical of the Saroukh pattern and plain field highlights the central medallion which is considered to be the heart of the rug. The silk threads reflect the light and the dazzling sheen of the pure makes the rug changes the color throughout the day which truly makes these fine silk on silk rugs magic carpets.
Technique:100% Hand-Knotted by the finest artisans Size: 6ft x 4ft (182 cm x 120 cm) (Approx.) Pile Thickness:0.25 Inch (Approx. Quality: 50 Raj ' 324 Knots Per Sq. Inch (KPSI) ' Quality: 216L More than 1.11 million Knots in the Rug Thumb Rule: Thinner the carpet better the quality
Material: 100% Premium Natural Silk Magical Color, Tone and Hue change from each end Certified Village Cottage Unit Product Pile: 100% Natural Silk, Foundation: Cotton Technique: 100% Hand-knotted by the finest artisans Certificate of Authenticity mentioning the above facts will be enclosed. History of the design included Maintenance Instructions Included Style: Oriental, Persian, Traditional Creation Time: 18 months, Approx. Ship from Boston, USA Rug Sku: SOC6X4M34
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Bring the 15th Century world into your living room with the glow of a museum-quality Kashmiri silk rug. From the expansive loft to the grand palace, nothing conveys good taste and lush culture like Kashmiri silk rugs.
Our selections of exquisite silk rugs reflect the glory and grandeur of the royal Mogul courts. Hand-knotted in the finest quality silk, these silk rugs glow with a divine lustrous sheen resulting from the interplay of infinite reflections. These cause dramatic changes in the colors, tones, and hues from one edge of the carpet to the other, creating a mesmerizing and magical effect. Every single rug design has a rich history and tradition dating back to prior centuries, making every rug an heirloom and a fascinating conversation piece.
Under the patronage of Mughal emperors like Shah Jahan who built the Taj Mahal, Kashmiri artisans created the finest silk carpets for nobles, aristocrats, royal courts, and grand palaces. Inspired by the natural beauty of the Kashmir valley and its flora and fauna, new decorative floral motifs were introduced into the carpet-making. Over time, using the finest silk fibers, Kashmiri artisans were able to create exclusive museum-quality rugs using an extremely high number of knots per square inch, and blending scores of vivacious colors into a single rug.