01 December, 2017

Khotan Rug

East Bay Rug of the Month

Khotan Rug:

Origin:The ancient city of Khotan (Hotan) in the southern region of Xinjiang (Chinese Turkistan).
Size: Traditional Khotan rugs are longer and narrower than standard rugs
Colors: Can be rich and warm (deep reds and golds) or light and pastel (pale pinks and light grays)
Design: Incorporates Chinese and central Asian influences, stylized geometric and floral patterns