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No.R152 * Chinese Antique "Lion + Crane" Pillar. Size: 51x139cm (1'8"x4'7"). Age:19th Century.  Origin: Sanxi-Yulin. Shape: Rectangle.Background Color: Blues.This carpet from Sanxi was woven to hang from a pillar in a  ...
No.R152 * Chinese Antique "Lion + Crane" Pillar. Size: 51x139cm (1'8"x4'7"). Age:19th Century.  Origin: Sanxi-Yulin. Shape: Rectangle.Background Color: Blues.This carpet from Sanxi was woven to hang from a pillar in a  ...
No.R152 * Chinese Antique "Lion + Crane" Pillar. Size: 51x139cm (1'8"x4'7"). Age:19th Century. Origin: Sanxi-Yulin. Shape: Rectangle.Background Color: Blues.This carpet from Sanxi was woven to hang from a pillar in a temple or a noble person's home. The crane, loin and lotus motif symbolizes the harmony of heaven and Earth. The bottom of the carpet also depicts an incense burner and teapot. The blue color indicates that it was intended for use by a noble family. The carpet is meant to emote tranquility and the contemplation of life. Cotton warp and weft, asymmetrical woolen knots.