Ziegler - Carpet - 230 cm - 165 cm

Description
Ziegler - Carpet - 230 cm - 165 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Pakistan - Late 20th century

Typical Ziegler.
Beautiful, heavy quality with clear abrash.
Abrash is the effect of small colour differences in the wool.
This results from the wool being dyed in small amounts.
It's the charm of a handmade product and at Ziegler carpets deliberately done as a quality feature.
High percentage of silk in the wool, which gives the carpet a beautiful deep shine. It also feels as soft as silk.
Undamaged edges and ends.
Clean, professionally cleaned.

From 1880 to 1930, Ziegler & Co was located in the Sultanabad region (present Arak), they controlled production and sales the US and Europe. During that time, the carpets were still called Sultanabad or Fereghan, this name comes from the carpets the original patterns derived from. Ziegler & Co has its headquarters in Tabriz and employs thousands of knotters from there.

Lot details
Model
Ziegler
Object
Carpet
Length
230 cm
Width
165 cm
Material
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Pakistan
Manufacturing period
Late 20th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in