Vintage Heirloom Bessarabian Rug
Area Made: Russia/Ukraine
Color: Red and Dark Brown, with Green, Violet, White, and Blue
Pattern: Floral Motif
Size: 114″ x 128″ (9′ 8″ x 10′ 8″)
All works of the Bessarabian category are highly decorated. Not dissimilar to particular Karabaghs from the Caucasus, many of the designs crafted in Bessarabian carpets are floral in motif. The designs usually fit within a black or brown tone background, executed in a naturalistic fashion. With a five large medallions this rug would make an excellent addition to any room or office. This is a wonderful heirloom Bessarabian rug with amazing red color, bright, and lavishly done in the traditional floral motif. With a large center medallion this rug would make an excellent addition to any study or living room. Done in the traditional Kilim fashion, that is a Turkish inspired style of flat weavings.
This rug has some slight fraying on the two short edges.