Gorgeous Oversized Light Blue Background Antique Persian Kerman Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa date: 1900 – This gorgeous fine antique Persian Kerman rug features a light background and a classic design. It was created around the turn of the 20th century and would be an excellent fit for a large space in a historical home, or any space where you have the room. The rug sets the tone of the room, and this one will create a perfect foundation in any traditional or contemporary space.
For over 400 years, the city of Kerman has been the center of production of some of the most beautiful rugs in the world. Many of them are highly prized by collectors and interior designers. Kerman is located in the desert of southern Persia and has been an important trading hub for many centuries.
In the latter part of the 19th century, the antique rugs from Kerman were some of the most desirable throughout Europe and the USA. They continue to bring a touch of elegance to any space, and this one happens to have a distressed look that gives it a more casual appearance.
The style of Persian rugs from Kerman uses graceful curves and bold color combinations. Red and blue are a common combination found in rugs from this area, but this one has a lighter background that gives it a softer design. The symmetry of the design brings balance to the room, and the floral design brings a touch of nature to the indoor space.
The grand scale of this piece will make the room look more expansive and open. Antique Persian Kerman rugs are known for using wools that are both soft and durable.
This traditional design oversized area rug offers a glimpse into the past and is a reflection of the beautiful formal ponds and gardens that surrounded the palaces of the Safavid Dynasty. This gives it a romantic touch that it will bring to any indoor space, and it will make the perfect foundation for a room that is inspired by centuries of tradition.