New Handmade oriental carpet No. 56381 Isfahan Iran 4.9 x 3.0 feet
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||floral and pictorial / medallion
This is a unique handmade / hand-knotted / traditional oriental carpet
The pile of this carpet is made of wool
Vase motif animals, horizontal format, wall rug
This carpet has a total of approximately 1,215,000 knots and it took skilled carpet makers about 1,620 hours or 180 working days to hand-knot this carpet.
More about the provenance Isfahan | Iran
The city of Isfahan (also: "Esfahan") is located in South West Persia, its former name has been Aspadana. In the 17th century Isfahan was considered one of the richest and most splendid cities of the world. Isfahan is strongly related to the history of the Oriental rug. Under the reign of the Safavid kings Abbas I and Abbas II, Isfahan became the stronghold of the art of carpets. The Isfahan carpets of today are perfect reproductions ot the glorious times of Isfahan and are considered the most valuable Persian rugs.