Keshan antik - Carpet - 400 cm - 300 cm

Keshan antik - Carpet - 400 cm - 300 cm
Wool on cotton - Iran - Second half 20th century

It is a beautiful hand-knotted Persian original rug vintage Kashan antique,

Kashan is the name of a known type of Persian carpet. Since there is no official transcription of the Persian-Arabic to German-Latin writing there are different spellings like: Keschan, Keshan, Kashan and Kashan.

Kashan carpets are among the best traditional oriental carpets. The knot is made with the Persian knot, not with the Persian carpets widespread Turkish knot. The knotting technique probably goes back to the Seljuks and their invasion in the 11th Although the oldest carpets date back to about 400 BC Find Chr. In the time of the Mongol rule of the In the past two centuries, the technique was developed to perfection. The weaving technique of Kashan rugs was introduced in 2010 by the UNESCO placed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Size: about 400 x 300 cm. (without fringes)

It is in used condition with low pile. (please see all pictures)

Natural materials, beautiful patterns and colour.

On request we can create a certificate.
Shipped by GLS courier.

This rug was imported from Iran before 1 January 2015.

Lot details
Nr of items
Keshan antik
400 cm
300 cm
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Manufacturing period
Second half 20th century
Overall in good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
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