#6492 Antique Peking Chinese Rug 11’4″ X 13’7″


Size: 11’4′ x 13’7″

Age: 19th century

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This 19th century Peking Chinese rug measures 11’4” x 13’7”. It has a center medallion in three shades of blue with rose encircling a smaller center medallion with a rose background and chrysanthemum flowers. The field design has three colors of blue and pale saffron yellow with two large footed urns with flowering plants coming into the field up to the medallion. These are flanked by Chinese fretwork flower stands with blossoms. The corners are worked in a Chinese fretwork motif combining chrysanthemum blossoms. The  inner border has a Greek key design on a blue ground. The next border has chrysanthemums and a modification of the fretwork found in the corners in three colors of blue and rose. The main border has cartouches in pale rose on a dark and light blue ground containing elements of the corner motifs. This rug is over 120 years old and the condition is full pile. The buyer pays the shipping and insurance of $200.