Old Kurdish Rug, Unusual Design, Large Inscription
An interesting old village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region, woven by Kurdish weavers .
The rug is of a three medallion design with the central medallion bearing a long inscription with also contains some dates. The medallions are most unusual as they are of the Turkmen turreted gul design. (may be this is a wedding rug for a marriage between a Turkmen and a Kurdish person).
The rug has a well-drawn repeat shrub design which contrasts well with the dark indigo blue field colour.
The rug is in good condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.
The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.
Age: Circa 1900/20
Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 0in (187 x 122cm)
Old Kurdish Rug, Unusual Design, Large Inscription - MA-02