Sarouck - Rug - 200 cm - 132 cm

Description
Sarouck - Rug - 200 cm - 132 cm
Wool on cotton - Iran - Second half 19th century

Splendid pre-1900 hand knotted Persian Sarouk rug measuring 200 x 130cm, 6ft 4inches by 4ft 4inches. A pointed central medallion decorated with various floral motifs in the white background, surrounded with similar borders in antique orange colours. Although having worn field but its high-quality weave has remained undiminished. There are areas of wear mainly at the centre of the rug with good borders, fringes and salvages frayed. This fabulous rug is a genuine antique Mid 19th century which such wear expected.

This rug was exported from Iran before 2015.

Lot details
Model
Sarouck
Object
Rug
Length
200 cm
Width
132 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
Second half 19th century
Condition
Overall in fair condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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