Large 19th century Laver Kirman carpet

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Object Description

This early Laver Kirman carpet has a remarkable quality which explains the crisp drawing and harmonious vegetable dyed colours which have aged beautifully. wonderful 19th century classic to blend in a wide variety of settings.

Object History

The city of Kirman in north-east Persia has been the centre of fine rug weaving since the 17th century and enjoyed a renaissance in the 19th century when rug weaving became more widespread. Kirman established itself once again during this era as a centre of high category weavings in the best Persian tradition. 19th century Kirman carpets, particuarly those in the Laver group, are known for their technically superior weaves, delicate drawings and an incomparable range of  varied colours. They are highly sought after and are often seen in grand historic houses in Europe and the UK.

Object Condition

In good practical condition with minor age-related patina.

Please contact us to view this carpet in our London showroom or in situ in the UK.

Object Details

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Dealer Contact

+44 (0)20 7584 2929
+44 (0)7973 119458

Dealer Location

O.C.C Building,
Ground Floor, Block E,
105 Eade Road,
N4 1TJ

Open Monday-Friday fom 10am to 6pm.
Open Saturday-Sunday by appointment only.

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