Serapi / Heriz rug - 410 cm - 320 cm

Description
Serapi / Heriz rug - 410 cm - 320 cm
Wool on cotton - Iran - Late 19th century

magnificent handmade Persian antique Serapi /Heriz room size rug circa 1880 measuring 410 x 320cm (13' x 10'). Beautiful central medallion surrounded by geometric motifs in antique red, green, dark blues amongst others. This rare rug has stunning colours and design with tightly woven weave belonging to the late 19th century. It has been cleaned and washed and professionally restored. It seems that it was cut so can fit which re-joint during the restoration. Please note the rug is not shorten from its original length as shown in many photos. Both ends secured and has some re-piling with localised wear commensurate with age and usage. The photos taken are brighter than the actual colours due to the light reflection otherwise the colours will be lighter and more antique looking.

This rug was exported from Iran before 2015

Lot details
Object
Serapi / Heriz rug
Length
410 cm
Width
320 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
Late 19th century
Condition
In good, restored condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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