FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Antique rugs are 100+ years old. Vintage rugs are 20-100 years old.
Signs like natural dyes, handspun wool, uneven knots indicate antique construction. We provide authentication certificates.
We specialize in Persian, and Oriental rugs featuring traditional designs like Malayer , Serapi, Bijar, and Baluch.
With proper underlay, many antique rugs can still be used on floors but rotation preserves them longer.
Based on age, rarity, condition, materials, knots per inch, colors, and specific patterns.
Handspun wool has more texture and character. Machine-spun is softer and more uniform.
Complement it with furniture and accents in similar color palettes and styles.
Yes, we are experienced global shippers and work with reliable partners to safely deliver rugs worldwide.
Consider your lifestyle, decor, size requirements, and if you want a rug to use vs. display. Our specialists can help guide you.
Experts can identify origin by design motifs, dyes, wool quality, and weaving density.
With proper care, an antique rug can last 100+ years. Handspun wool and natural dyes increase longevity.
Professional cleaning every 3-5 years is recommended. Only handle delicately and spot clean when needed.
Yes, regular vacuuming and periodic professional cleaning helps deter moths.
Worn areas, color fading, holes, weak foundation, and uneven shearing indicates condition issues.