Nain - Rug with silk - 358 cm - 242 cm

Nain - Rug with silk - 358 cm - 242 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran - Late 20th century

-- "XXL-Nain rug with silk in good condition"

This a hand-knotted used Nain rug, made of durable, natural materials. The way it is knotted and the diversity in patterns make this rug unique and emphasise its authentic and traditional character.
Nain is located 200 km east of Isfahan, at the edge of a desert.
Nain rugs often feature a medallion with arabesques and floral patterns, usually in cream with shades of blue. They are made of high-quality wool with silk accents, with a thin, tight pile on a cotton warp (bobbin thread).

The Nain is an excellent rug for regular use, with a high durability.
This is a used carpet, in good condition, which has become more beautiful and richer in character due to the natural ageing process.

Main colour: Cream & blue.
Accent colours: Cream, taupe, green, red, yellow, rust and blue tones.
Details: rich gloss; a lot of nap; use of silk.
Signs of wear: minimal signs of wear due to use; few minor stains; light discolouration of the white part; signs of wear.

This rug was exported from Iran before 1 January 2000.

Please have a look at the photos to make your own assessment.

This lot will be shipped registered and insured, with track and trace.
No shipping to islands.

Lot details
Nr of items
Rug with silk
358 cm
242 cm
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Manufacturing period
Late 20th century
Overall in good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
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