A FINE ISFAHAN RUG, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 7ft.2in. x 4ft.9in.(218cm. x 145cm.)
Beautifully design rug with scrolling arabesques around double concentric arabesque medallions together with floral centrepiece. In light blue border of polychrome palmettes and arabesques between floral and plain stripes. This rug has full pile, very fine kurk wool quality. Very fine weave, approx: 8 x 8 knots per sq. cm, woven on silk foundation. Very good colour combination. Selvages secured. Ends with short fringes also secured. In general this rug is in very good condition throughout. Very attractive and lovely example for this type.