Aubergine Antique Persian Kerman Rug 44830
Magnificent vinescrolls embellished with jewel-tone palmettes and luminescent details decorate the rich burgundy field of this antique Persian rug from Kerman.
Antique Persian Kerman, Country Of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – Woven circa 1900, this outstanding antique Persian rug from Kerman features an elaborate allover arabesque decorated with an endless variety of floral patterns rendered in a magnificent selection of jewel-tone colors. This exceptionally elaborate antique carpet from Kerman is decorated with lush floral designs, ornate cloudbands and tremendous Shah Abbasi palmettes. Each grand palmette features flame-like petals highlighted by serrated outlines rendered in a stunning combination of azure, sapphire blue, citrine and cerise set over a subdued magenta background. Multiple sets of floral guardbands rendered in contrasting shades of blue support the ornate sapphire main borders, which feature flamboyant palmettes that continue the detailed and vividly colored style. Luminescent golden-yellow vinescrolls, bifurcated fronds and polychromatic saz leaves create an impressive screen of small-scale elements while grand palmettes with deeply recurving petals and colorful details dominate the curvilinear composition of this stunning antique Persian carpet from Kerman.