This antique Shahsavan bagface square rug was woven in the 2nd Quarter of the 19th Century. It features a rare geometric turtle border that encloses two rows of fantastic animal group creatures separated by elongated bird head motif horizontal bar. Great floor rug or accenting wall hanging art.
Age: Circa 1825-1850
Origin: Northwest Persia
Dimensions: 1'10" x 1'11"
Condition: Great condition considering age. One old repair to left border as shown.
Color Palette: 9 colors - Brown, red, blue, ivory, green
Composition: 100% wool
Reference: For comparison, see 'Skinner,' Sale 2276, Lot #64. Dec 04, 2004.
One of a kind antique rug, handwoven and handknotted.
Carefully cleaned by hand using our proprietary technique with organic and natural supplies.