Antique Persian Afshar Rug 4'7 x 5'11

Collector's Notes

This antique Afshar rug was woven in the last quarter of the 19th Century. Classic vase design. Two opposing flower filled vases at top and bottom sit on dark indigo field. Great floor rug or even as wall hanging art.

Age: Circa 1875-1890
Origin: South Persia
Style: Afshar 
Dimensions: 4'7" x 5'11"

Condition: Great condition considering age with even wear to the knot heads (pile). Fully secured sides and ends. Original woven kilim skirts.  
Color Palette: Ivory, blue, green, red, apricot, yellow, brown 

Composition: 100% wool
Reference: For similar comparison, please see ‘Oriental Carpets’, by: Jon Thompson, pg. 80. 

One of a kind antique rug, handwoven and handknotted.

Carefully cleaned by hand using our proprietary technique with organic and natural supplies.