Antique Baktiari rug

GBP 2,950.00

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Object Description

Famous for beautiful garden patterns this antique Baktiari rug is no exception, full of stunning flowers, cypress trees and combined with a lovely pale blue lattice design.  Great antique colours, muted greens and pink tones on a deep dark blue ground which is almost black.  Excellent fine pile all over.

There are some 200 villages in the region of Baktiari, who all produced beautiful rugs around the late 19th century and in some quite striking designs. The garden design, as seen here is a famous design used by Baktiari weavers for centuries.

Baktiari, which is west of Isfahan, is a region where rugs used a similar medallion format to those of Isfahan rugs. This is where the similarity ends, as this village rug is coarsely woven on a wool foundation whereas Isfahan rugs are finer and woven using a cotton foundation. The colours on this rug really stand out on the black main field, which makes for a marvelous nomadic rug.

We offer the service of viewing any of our carpets & rugs in-situ in London, Surrey, Hampshire & the UK by appointment. Please request a home visit to view this rug in your own home.

Object Condition

In lovely pile and condition. A beautiful antique rug ready to be used on the floor in any room, we always supply sturdy rug underlay included in the price.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:132 x x D:208 centimeters
  • period
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1900

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Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1252 851215

Dealer Location

The Old Parsonage
Church Street
GU10 5QQ