A fine antique Shekarlou carpet
A fine antique Shekarlou carpet

A fine antique Shekarlou carpet

c. 1850 to c. 1890 Iran

Offered by Legge Carpets Ltd.

Sold

To browse more Antique Rugs click here

To see more from this dealer click here

An excellent example of this type of Quashgai rug with the characteristic comb motif.
Cyrus Parham in his important publication on Fars rugs (Masterpieces of Fars Rugs,Tehran 1996)dates a similar piece to the late 18th/early 19th century (Plate 1, pp.44-45)
Excellent
Cyrus Parham, Masterpieces of Fars Rugs. Soroush Press, Tehran,1996
Dimensions
Height 275.00 cm (108.27 inches)
Width 160.00 cm (62.99 inches)
Stock Code
ASNS
Medium
Wool on a wool foundation
Signed/Inscribed
2nd half 19th century
Legge Carpets Ltd.

Legge Carpets Ltd.
25 Oakthorpe Road
Summertown
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 7BD
England

Contact Details
+44 (0)1865 557572
-
+44 (0)7860 242203
-
Email Dealer More Contact Details
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2013
Members of
View Full Details