Vintage Keshan 'Flower Garden' Carpet

Vintage Keshan 'Flower Garden' Carpet


Antique Kashan Flower Garden Carpet - Iran

Size: 2.04 x 1..29 (6.8ft x 4.3ft )

Wool on cotton

Age 70+yrs

Condition - excellent

Kashan was one of the famous rug weaving oasis cities of Safavid Persia - now Iran, and particularly well known for it's production of very fine wool on cotton foundation, and also more rarely, silk carpets.Production of carpets from Kashan were at their height during the 18th and 19th centuries.These famous carpets use the most curvlinear and dense patterining of all carpets,often with a single medallion in the center and Persian floral motifs, including arabesques,flower-stems, palmettos, rosettes, blossom and leaf motifs. Kashan designs are always elegant, fluid and highly accomplished and the weaving ıtself very sophisticated.The wool is usually extremely fine and soft ,the knotting tight, and the pile dense.

Many of todays Keshan carpets reflect the beauty of the older /antique carpets

The modern boho compostion at living roo

 What People


''My kilims arrived yesterday ...and to say I love them would be an understatement !! I absolutely adore them both and am so thrilled.They are so much more stunning in the flesh and they look perfect in situ.

 I just think it’s incredible that I’m bringing kilim beauties home to Australia from your online shop

in Goreme that I visited 3 years ago!!

I love it!! Thank you.Thank you.For it all Ruth.Amazing!

              I look forward to the next round. ''  


- Pen Thomson, Australia 




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