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The rightmost designs are simply the most gorgeous, no doubt about that. Yes, this kind of excessive overabundance may look overwhelming to our simplistic 21-century eyes, but it's very characteristic both of the region and the period. Check this out, for instance:

fragment of a Mamluk carpet

Not just busy - full-color busy.
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