Ghoum - Carpet - 360 cm - 240 cm

Description
Ghoum - Carpet - 360 cm - 240 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran

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Ghom rug in wool and silk: these rugs are made in the holy city of Ghom, in the centre of Iran. The wool used is called 'kork wool' and comes from lamb neck. It allows for very fine and resistant threads, which results in a high knot density. These rugs are wonderfully made and, in some cases, richly detailed. This type of rug is proof of the fine tradition of silk weavers.

Manufacture: Hand-knotted
Approximate thickness: 8 mm
From: circa 1950 (70 years old)
Origin: Iran
Pile: Wool ('kork' fine wool) + silk
Warp: cotton.
Knot density: 300,000 knots/m² (approximately)
Comments: 100% Natural Colours - Superior Quality - Rare Colours! A few stains, light wear on the edges.

Comes with its certificate of authenticity.

This rug has been ecologically cleaned by hand using traditional methods. It can be used immediately.

Fast and secure shipping with GLS/UPS. With tracking number to locate the parcel at any time!

Additional costs for shipping to islands (Corsica, Sicily, Sardinia, Madeira, etc.).


This carpet was imported from Iran before 1 January 2015.

Lot details
Model
Ghoum
Object
Carpet
Length
360 cm
Width
240 cm
Material
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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