Tribal Antique Persian Bakshaish Rug 42433
An allover lattice of concentric stepped diamonds in black and various earthen tones repeats across the field of this charming antique Bakshaish from Persia.
3 ft 11 in (1.19 m)
8 ft 5 in (2.57 m)
Beautiful Antique Tribal Persian Bakshaish Rug, Country Of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – An allover lattice of concentric stepped diamonds in black and various earthen tones repeats across the field of this charming antique Bakshaish rug. A splendid achievement, this Bakshaish is a wonderful piece that fits perfectly into the proud history of fine rug-making that is so important to the history and culture of Persia. Indeed, part of the timeless appeal of antique Persian rugs such as this is due largely in part to their role as important cultural artifacts: in addition to being artistic achievements of the very highest order, antique rugs such as this Bakshaish are also inherently valuable because of the unique manner in which thy express the artistic ideals of the culture from which they originate.