Louis XIV commissioned 94 pieces of large Savonnerie for the Louvre. This is not your average ordinary carpet.
These are made for royalties.
Ultra high density, hand woven and carved. If well taken care of, they can be passed down as heirlooms.
Only few people have the pleasure of standing on one of these. Each of the French PM since the Republic has had one of these under their feet in their office. A symbol of power, and a show of luxury