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Samarkand Silk Carpet

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Destination: Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Earth tones predominate in this handsome, short-pile silk carpet, purchased from the lovely brother and sister team of Abdullah and Zainab at their workshop in Samarkand. The medallion, or gul, motif is common in the world of Persian carpets, which flourished in the courts of the Mughal and Ottoman Empires during the 16th and 17th centuries.


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Details and Dimensions

9.2 x 5.7 ft

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