Antique Persian Senneh Kilim 47278
This classical antique Senneh kilim showcases a marvelous assortment of detailed stripes, small-scale patterns and inset medallions that define the local style.
Fine Antique Senneh Kilim, Origin: Persia, Circa: Turn of the 20th Century – Taking traditional flat-weave patterns to great heights, this antique Persian kilim features vibrant colors, intricate small-scale patterns and unique compositional details intrinsic to the highly recognizable village style of Senneh, also called Sanandaj, The marvelous blending of discrete colors, patterns and designs adds to the richness and significance of this archetypal Senneh kilim. The composition favors a formal style using a colorful Herati-motif medallion paired with detailed guard-bands and vine-filled borders. The inset medallion composition, which is familiar to Senneh, incorporates polychrome Herati motifs surrounded by a spectacular lozenge-shaped field dotted with bronze botehs that blend into the petal-strewn ground. This iconic pairing is juxtaposed against superb spandrels that display multiple strap-work stripes, each with unique colors and decorations, ranging from creative to classic.