This Antique Khotan-Samarkand hand knotted rug has a beautiful allover floral pattern in beige and is delicately highlighted by a bright warm rose pink. Minor wear consistent with use proves the rugs authenticity and leave goers surmising the history of the enduring devoted art piece until now. Now in Uzbekistan, Samarkand was once the gateway to China with the principal production areas were Khotan and Yarkand. Measures, 6'1" x 12'6". Antique Circa Period, 1900.