Bidjar - Carpet - 300 cm - 203 cm

Bidjar - Carpet - 300 cm - 203 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran - 1950-1999

Bidjar, Iran
Size: 300 x 203 cm
Knot density: approx. 640,000 knots/m².
With certificate of authenticity and a one-year warranty.
Condition: as good as new, please see photos.
Shipping: worldwide and insured, by UPS
Number: 7980
Bidjar is the name of a small Kurdish town in western Iran. Kurdish rugs are often very strong and compact, and therefore, extremely durable. For many rug specialists, the name Bidjar is a synonym for durability. The weavers use a heavy comb, made of metal and wood, at the weft and the knots, making the pile stand almost upright. This makes the surface of the pile very compact, which prevents gravel and other small particles from being pressed into the rug. The rugs are made with Turkish knots and are usually red and blue with beige elements. This is a very high-quality rug and it is sometimes referred to as 'the iron rug of Persia' because of its extremely long lifespan and durability. The rug is thick, very tight and heavy, and made of an excellent-quality wool.
Please take the time to study the rug in detail and enjoy this work of art.

Lot details
Nr of items
300 cm
203 cm
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Manufacturing period
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
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