Northwest Persian (SOLD)
2' 9" x 4' 0" (84cm x 122cm) Circa 1900
$4,400, with 20% incentive: $3,520
SERAB CAMELHAIR, Northwest Persian
2' 9" x 4' 0"
84cm x 122cm
(High-Decorative) (“New Acquisition Sampling") Antique mat size camelhair rugs are not found often, nevertheless they have quite a following among our village-rug-loving clients for their distinctive natural brown fields and delightful, ever-inventive folkloric artistry. This sweetheart’s tan ground, holding a beaded outline resembling a keyhole is surrounded by charming borders. This framing offers three entirely different designs: a honeycomb and blossom meander, a formal crenelated or “fence” pattern, and an unadorned camelhair edge revealing this fiber's fascinating striations. This genre of rug, exemplified by this accomplished piece, can add much spirit, especially to a modern space or understated decor. Learn About This Rug Type