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Bakhtiar Old

Sales price £17,000


Rug No: 351532

Size in cm: 608 x 391 cm

Size in Feet: 19.9 x 12.8 ft

Composition: 100% Wool Pile

Provenance: Iran (Persia)

Region: Bakhtiari

Knot density: 180,000 knots/sqm

About The Piece

Bakhtiari carpets or Bakhtiari rugs derive their name from Bakhtiari tribe. In the Zagros mountains, west of the city of Isfahan around the city Shahr-e-Kurd, reside the Bakhtiar nomads. The tribe resides in the South West of Iran. It is one of the oldest tribe engaged in the manufacturing of rugs and carpets.

The distinctive feature of Bakhtiari rug and carpet is that it uses many colors that are bright and give charming appearance to the carpets. These carpets particularly known for the amazing variety of colors they used. Bakhtiari rugs have the capability to fill your living and Drawing room with the splendor. The colors used are deep reds, bright blues, navy, green, brown, ocher, and beige.

Texture is both coarse and fine depending on the wool used. The texture is glossy and fine if soft wool is used. The pile is weaved tightly and is clipped medium-high to high. Warp and weft are generally made of cotton.

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