You would not have known just how it could have been. Just how was it possible for them to keep such ancient artifacts intact for so long. You ask this now as you ponder over how quickly your usual everyday carpets and rugs are able to get so withered and worn so quickly. Perhaps it could be that all those years ago, and throughout the years that followed, foot traffic was never as heavy as it is today.
Today you can forget about installing an ancient antique rug in a public use lobby area. Because in next to no time it could be worn to ribbons. But of course, there are those who will. They have the resources and they have the budget to replace such luxuries. But surely to goodness, you cannot see that happening. Why would anyone wish to use and abuse antique rugs? The antique rugs atlanta gallery may appear to be a bit deceptive to those with a roving eye.
That is to say that their discerning eye is not yet challenged enough to tell the difference between a truly ancient antique rug and one that is readily made to replicate the ancients. They are classed as semi-antique rugs. But having said all of that, you would hardly tell the difference. You would hardly know the difference, least of all your visitors. And what is more, semi-antique rugs should be a lot more affordable too.
Because no matter what, even if you should venture into auction houses and liquidation sales, you’ll soon find that the genuine antique rugs could go as high as several hundred dollars, even a couple thousand dollars in price. It might be rare, in more ways than one, but still.