Ghoum - Carpet - 170 cm - 104 cm

Description
Ghoum - Carpet - 170 cm - 104 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran - 1950-1999

Name: Ghoum (Qom).
Origin: Iran (centre)
Size: 170 x 104 cm
Wool.
These carpets are made in the holy city of Ghoum (Qom), in the centre of Iran. The wool used is called 'kork wool' and comes from the lambs' necks. It allows for very fine and resistant threads, which results in a high knot density. These carpets are wonderfully made and, in some cases, richly detailed
Collection piece, Perfect condition
Sold with a certificate
Imported in the '80s.
Can be collected on site.

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Model
Ghoum
Object
Carpet
Length
170 cm
Width
104 cm
Material
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
1950-1999
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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