Here's more evidence that a fine rug is not "just a rug", and offers its owner much more than a mere floor covering.
This isn't the immediate goal for every rug buyer of course, but it CAN BE a long term bonus for owning a well-chosen rug.
- Exquisite handwoven carpet is more than 360 years old.
- Was bought by industrialist William Clark in Paris in early 1900s.
- Carpet is being sold at Sotheby's (New York) in June to raise money for museum.
Ancient Persian rug once owned by American billionaire set to go on sale for £5m