These rugs are valued for their age, beauty and intricacy of design. The rugs are classified according to the country from where they originate. The rugs are categorized as:
It is sometimes difficult to distinguish between the imported Oriental and the machine made domestic products. One must see that the reverse side of the oriental rugs always shows the entire pattern in detail. In a genuine oriental rug, the fringe of the rug is never sewed on; it is always an extension of the warp threads.