An authentic oriental rug is a handmade carpet that is either knotted with pile or woven without pile.
These oriental rugs normally come from a broad geographical region extending from China and Vietnam in the east to Turkey, Maghreb countries, Cyprus and Iran in the west and the Caucasus in the north to India in the south. People from different cultures, countries, racial groups and religious faiths are involved in the production of oriental rugs. Oriental rugs are organized by origin: Persian rugs, Arab rugs, Anatolian rugs, Kurdish rugs, Caucasian rugs, Central Asian rugs, Turkestanian rugs, Chinese rugs, Tibetan rugs and Indian rugs.
Types of oriental rugs found at Rugs of the World :
Oriental rug - Oriental rugs - Large oriental rugs - small oriental rugs - silk oriental rug - large oriental silk rug - wool oriental rug - tribal oriental rugs - handmade oriental rugs - handknotted oriental rug - antique oriental rug - modern oriental rugs - contemporary oriental rug -