This circa 1900 Peking Chinese Oriental Rug measures 9’2” X 11’7” (280 x 356 cm). This rug is simply delicious. It has a mahogany colored field framed with a dark bamboo colored minor border with blue specks. Outside of this minor border are twirling leafs and flowers in three shades of blue, sparkling ivory, yellow and peach. The large flowers are chrysanthemums and the small ones are peonies. In the center of the field are two butterflies flitting about. The major border is a dark blue which is not as dark as navy blue. One corner contains a flowering tree with a two story pagoda with decks. The next corner has a nice flowering branch. In the middle of the major border on either side is a branch containing three types of flowers. Each side is different from the other. In the right top corner there is a flowering branch with a pagoda flying a flag on a water feature. The last corner has a flowering branch with peach, rose, ivory and tobacco flowers. This rug in essentially in perfect condition. It is full pile. The ends and sides are complete. It is clean and ready to go.