Antique handmade oversized carpet No. 51048 Saman, antique Iran 420 x 310 cm
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|Country of Origin:
||420 x 310 cm
||floral / medallion
This is a unique handmade / hand-knotted / traditional oriental carpet
The pile of this carpet is made of wool
More about the provenance Saman, antique | Iran
Saman is located in Western Central Iran. Saman is a Bakhtiari village which belongs to the district of Isfahan. The Bakhtiari rugs woven here are have relatively thick knots and high pile. Therefore they are quite stiff in the grip. Saman rugs are mainly traded in Isfahan. Altogether a nice solid reliable Persian rug.
This Oriental rug has a so called "open design". Any rug in which the medallion is surrounded by a large area of a plain one-colored field and if at all have corner patterns within the field. The open design is currently experiencing a come back and became very popular.