Vintage Wool Persian Rug 6.4 X 4.4ft (193X132cm)

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Bakhtiari Vintage Persian Rug
While originally woven by nomadic Bakhtiari, most authentic Bakhtiari rugs are woven in Bakhtiari settled communities in west central Iran southwest of Isfahan. Bakhtiari carpets are based on a cotton foundation (warp) with a wool weft usually taken from the herds of the producing tribe. Patterns are usually floral or garden-inspired.
The use of colors varies depending on the styles of certain tribes. Generally, they include shades of white, reds, browns, greens, and yellows.
It is 100% wool and Handmade

$380.00

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Description

Bakhtiari Rug

The Bakhtiari rug, along with other weavings, is a major art form of the Bakhtiari tribe, located in Chahar Mahaal and BakhtiariIran.[1][2] They have been weaving rugs exported around the globe since the early 19th century. While originally woven by nomadic Bakhtiari,[3] most authentic Bakhtiari rugs are woven in Bakhtiari settled communities in west central Iran southwest of Isfahan,  However, Bakhtiari patterns are copied in other weaving centers in Iran, Pakistan, India, and China; so a place name came to be used to refer to the place of origin of the pattern and quality of the rug, rather than to its place of actual manufacture. Saman and Hori are now regarded as grades of Bakhtiari rugs, rather than as geographical terms.

 

Additional information

Size

6.4 X 4.4 ft (193 X 132 cm)

Material

Wool

Country of Origin

Iran

Foundation

Cotton

Weave

100% Hand Knotted

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Description

Bakhtiari Rug

The Bakhtiari rug, along with other weavings, is a major art form of the Bakhtiari tribe, located in Chahar Mahaal and BakhtiariIran.[1][2] They have been weaving rugs exported around the globe since the early 19th century. While originally woven by nomadic Bakhtiari,[3] most authentic Bakhtiari rugs are woven in Bakhtiari settled communities in west central Iran southwest of Isfahan,  However, Bakhtiari patterns are copied in other weaving centers in Iran, Pakistan, India, and China; so a place name came to be used to refer to the place of origin of the pattern and quality of the rug, rather than to its place of actual manufacture. Saman and Hori are now regarded as grades of Bakhtiari rugs, rather than as geographical terms.

 

Additional information

Size

6.4 X 4.4 ft (193 X 132 cm)

Material

Wool

Country of Origin

Iran

Foundation

Cotton

Weave

100% Hand Knotted

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.