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    Antique Persian Shahsavan Small Square Rug 1'10 x 1'11

    Collector's Notes

    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
    Style: Shahsavan
    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.