Soumak - Kelim - 145 cm - 102 cm

Description
Soumak - Kelim - 145 cm - 102 cm
Silk on cotton - Iran - Late 20th century

A beautiful vintage handmade 100% silk pile Ardebil Soumak kelim. This kelim features beautiful pictorial zoomorphic, geometrical and floral designs. Handwoven with naturally dyed vibrant threads.

This silk kelim will bring life to any room and the beautiful silk threads will reflect a rich celestial glow when viewed from various angles.

This kelim is woven in the soumak style which leaves the threads uncut on the back of the rug which adds cushioning below the rug unlike other flat weave kelims.

In very good condition. Minimal staining on fringes (see photos), no tearing, no damages, fringes and selvedges fully intact.

Size: 145 cm x 102 cm (4.75 ft x 3.3 ft)

Imported from Iran before 2015.

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Model
Soumak
Object
Kelim
Length
145 cm
Width
102 cm
Material
Silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
Late 20th century
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
No
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