Antique Gashgai / Qashqai Persian Rug 43768
Imbued with geometric details of the Gashgia, this luxurious medallion carpet represents a combination of city style and tribal traditions.
4 ft 7 in (1.4 m)
6 ft 3 in (1.9 m)
Qashqai Rug, Persia, Circa 1900 – This absolutely gorgeous and impressive antique Oriental rug — an antique Qashqai piece that was originally hand woven and hand dyed by the master rug makers of Persia some time around the turn of the twentieth century — is a wonderful antique rug, the enduring beauty of which is a profound testament to the artisans responsible for its original composition over one hundred years ago. Woven with smoky blues, oxidized browns and subtle ivory accents, this tasteful medallion carpet is full of minute details and designs from the Gashgia people, including the finely-serrated outlines, branching flower and fruit motifs and border palmettes. All in all, this beautiful antique Persian rug is a special piece that offers potential buyers a unique opportunity to own an impeccable and truly timeless work of art of the highest order.