Nain - Carpet - 312 cm - 201 cm

Description
Nain - Carpet - 312 cm - 201 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran - Mid 20th century

This carpet was knotted in a workshop in the city of Nain, in central Persia, near Isfahan. The rug has a cream and deep blue main colours with a large medallion in the centre. The high quality of these rugs is a result of the high knot density and the first-class materials used. Nain rugs are among the most beautiful in the world

This is a tightly knotted, taut rug with wool in silk in beautiful, used condition with signs of wear matching its age; there is minimal wear to one of the corners (see last photo), no damage. Please have a look at the photos to make your own assessment.

Lot details
Model
Nain
Object
Carpet
Length
312 cm
Width
201 cm
Material
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
No
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