Afshar - Carpet - 194 cm - 146 cm

Description
Afshar - Carpet - 194 cm - 146 cm
Wool on wool - Iran

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This is an Afshar carpet. Afshar carpets are made by nomadic tribes in Iran, who have now settled down. The inspiration for these beautiful oriental carpets comes from past trips throughout the country in search of pastures for cattle. These beautiful Persian carpets often feature geometrical patterns and are predominantly red and blue, although they sometimes feature lighter colours. **The Afshar carpet is considered to be one of the best examples of the art of nomadic carpets, with their primal and majestic beauty. **

Manufacture: Hand-knotted
Thickness: approximately 8 mm
Age: Around 1900
Origin: Iran
Pile: wool
Warp: wool
Knot density: approx. 260,000 knots/m2
Notes: 100% natural colours - Collector's carpet - Vintage! Beautiful colours - Rare pattern!!!!

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 via GLS/UPS. With tracking number to trace the parcel at any time!

Additional costs for shipping to islands (CORSICA, Sicily, etc.).


This rug was imported from Iran before 1 January 2015.

Lot details
Model
Afshar
Object
Carpet
Length
194 cm
Width
146 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Iran
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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