Dimensions: 135 cm x 70 cm. Spectacular and rare piece bought in a rural market in Mongolia from market in early 2000's.
Was taken from a monastery that was closed by the Communists in the late 1930's. Made in the Ningxia region of Inner Mongolia in the 1850's by Hui craftsmen for the Mongolian market. Many Mongolian monastic items were gifts or hand-me-downs from the Qing Imperial palace in Beijing. The ivory / yellow field to this rug hint at imperial connections. Extremely good condition, vibrant coulours, amazing sheen to wool.
Top representative piece of this type of rug. The item "Antique Mongolia Rug RARE Very & DECORATIVE Extremely high quality NINGXIA" is in sale since Wednesday, May 26, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Textiles". The seller is "redfell44" and is located in CHELTENHAM. This item can be shipped worldwide.