ver a period of forty-five years, this collection of rugs has been hand selected to represent the best in quality, design, and color as exceptional examples of the region in which they were hand-woven on looms. These authentic works are not only defined by their diversity, but have been proven by time for their universal appeal for durability and practical comfort. These rugs are a testament to the intricacy of an art form which has been passed down through many generations. Each is identifiable to a certain country and region by the precise design, color scheme, and various types of weaves. They are a woven mastery that have endured the reflections of time and have been a distinctive design element in households throughout the world for centuries.