An Amritsar carpet
India, last quarter 19th century
The teal field with scattered floral sprays and rosettes around a central pendant elegantly offers a balance of design and color with gold quarter pendants at each corner. Having touches of burgundy, ivory, and gold in a soft coral border with palmettes flanked by serrated leaves together with flower heads. Ivory flower meander stripes surround the border.
Size approximately 17ft 3in x 13ft 2in