Ghoum - Carpet - 231 cm - 142 cm

Description
Ghoum - Carpet - 231 cm - 142 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran - 1950-1999

Origin: Ghom, Iran
measurements: 231 x 142 cm
material: wool
knot density: approx. 500,000 knots/m²
With certificate of authenticity and a 1-year warranty
Condition: as good as new, please see photos
shipping: worldwide and insured by UPS
professionally cleaned
Number: 7507
These rugs are knotted in the holy city of Qum in central Persia. The material used is silk, which makes them thin and tight. The rugs are extremely well made and in some cases, very detailed. This type of rug shows a beautiful tradition of silk rug knotting and it is one of the best newly made rugs.
Most Ghom rugs are small to medium-sized and many are knotted with luxurious silks, others with very fine wool. Ghom rugs are often hung on the walls of their proud owners. The designs are typically curvilinear with flowers in the pattern, but many are woven with a more exquisite scene, often with a tree of life in the design.
Please take the time to study the rug in detail and enjoy this work of art.

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Model
Ghoum
Object
Carpet
Length
231 cm
Width
142 cm
Material
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
1950-1999
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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