48) Qashqai rug

48) Qashqai rug


  Typical of many tribal weavings, a general compositional layout is interspersed with many 'improvisational' motifs, ranging from symbolic to literal in their possible interpretations. The effervescent colors of this piece, a hallmark of the best Southwest Persian weavings,  need hardly be mentioned.


  • Condition - Very good. completely intact and all original except for two very small repairs visible on the picture of the backside. Low/medium pile all around. 
  • Size - 7'9" x 4'8"
  • Age - 19th century
  • Technical information - Wool pile. Wool warp and weft. Symmetrically knotted.





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