3x5 Moss, Beige Hand Knotted Tibetan 100% Wool Michaelian & Kohlberg Swiss Wash Modern Oriental Area Rug
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Regular price$ 897.00
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This is a beautiful Moss, Beige & Gray Swiss Wash Hand Knotted Michaelian & Kohlberg Wool Rug. The wool not only adds to rug's durability, but also provides dirt repelling quality and thermal insulation. Swiss wash is a unique finishing treatment provided to rugs in Switzerland. It implies a thorough cleaning that removes all loose fibers and debris from the rug. The final product is a rug with a singular wool finish. The difference is comparable to the one between basic manicure and Shellac manicure. This rug rejects heavy ornamentation in favor of a simpler and more graceful contemporary look. Its elegant style is easy to decorate with and perfect for living room, dining room, bedroom or anywhere in the residence or office.
Exact Size: 2'11'' x 6'2''
Weave: Hand Knotted Rug
Yarn: 100% Wool
Color: Moss, Beige, Gray, Multi
Pile Height: 299 inch
Condition Description: New with tag
Story Behind the Art: For centuries Tibetans have used rugs for decorative and functional purposes, drawing upon geometric patterns, auspicious symbols, real and mythical animals, and natural imagery to create beautiful, colorful designs. But it was only after 1959 with the Chinese invasion of Tibet and the growth of Tibetan diaspora in Nepal and Tibet that Tibetan rug weaving underwent a crucial commercial revival. In the 1970s, Tibetan rugs rose to prominence and Nepalese artisans, who were drafted in to keep up with the rising demand, became the mainstay of the Tibetan rug weaving traditions. Tibetan rug utilizes a slit-loop technique called the Tibetan knot which makes for a pile that is a wonderful mix of depth, texture and richness. In modern times, designs featured in Tibetan, Nepalese rugs (those woven by Tibetan refugees in Nepal) and Indo-Tibetans (woven in India) range from Westernized adaptations of traditional Tibetan motifs (such as branching floral designs and snow lions) to a large mixture of foreign and modern free-form patterns.
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