Aubusson Hand Knotted Area Rugs

Aubusson is a town on the Creuse River in central France and is well known for its tapestry and carpets, which have been famous throughout the world since the 14th century. Aubusson rugs handwoven at the villages of Aubusson and Felletin. Antique Aubusson rugs made in tapestry technique are among the most elegant and luxurious antique floor coverings. The true date when the production of flat woven tapestry Aubusson carpets in France began is not known.