Breathtaking Fine Traditional Vintage Persian Silk Qum Luxury Rug, country of origin: Persian Rugs, Circa date: Vintage – Rich and elegant are words that are commonly used to describe the fine silk Persian area rugs that were woven in the city of Qum, and this one is no exception. This masterful design features stately colors and a level of detail that few can achieve, even today. This gorgeous piece will transform your room into one filled with comfort and all the finer things in life.
Qum only began weaving their luxurious high end area rugs in the 1930s. Even though it is relatively new to the industry, it has hundreds of years of tradition in the industry of Persian rugs to draw from in its designs. This rug is a classic medallion design that is created with smaller designs in the center and increasingly larger ones as you move toward the borders. This gives the rug a dimensional effect, much like the roof of a cathedral or mosque.
This rug is woven with fine silk threads on a cotton warp. Silk is considered one of the finest fibers in the world and has played a significant role in trade throughout the ages. It can be spun into fine fibers that allow for a level of detail not possible with other fibers. It also reflects the light and has a glow that it casts into the room. Silk rugs like this piece is exquisite in its use of color and intricate design.
This rug suits a traditional room design with classic antique furniture. It would also add brilliance and color to a modern room with a solid sofa and chairs. This rug can complement other pieces in the space, or it can stand alone as a central focal point.
The silk Persian Qum rugs are pieces that never go out of style, and designers are finding new ways to incorporate these phenomenal fine area rugs into the design. This is an elegant piece for any room from the dining room to the entranceway. It will let your creativity rise to new levels of refinement and taste.