Luxurious Fine Small Size Vintage Floral Persian Silk Qum Rug, country of origin: Persian Rugs, Circa date: Vintage – The ancient city of Qum in central Iran has a rich heritage. It is known for its gorgeous architecture and magnificent mosques. The city is also known for its fine rugs that rival rugs from anywhere else in the world. These beautiful masterpieces are rich in history, and this breathtaking one is an excellent example.
Qum sits in the bed of a river that dried up long ago. The landscape around the city is made of areas of plain separated by sharp, jagged peaks. As you look across the city, you can see the minarets of over a hundred mosques, which inspired the gorgeous masterpieces produced in and around the city. Among them is a market where some of the finest area rugs in the world are sold, and this is an example of what you might find.
The Persian silk Qum rugs are a relative newcomer to the world of rug weaving. But these magnificent Persian rugs draw from a rich library of traditional designs that go back to the 16th century. This rug is a smaller piece, which is an excellent way to incorporate a Qum rug into your decor. This luxury area rug is small enough for a modest apartment or to be used as a scatter rug in a larger space. It is small enough to be mounted and hung on the wall as a tapestry if you wish.
The design of the rug uses a traditional medallion motif executed in fine detail. The colors include gorgeous reds and pinks, making it perfect for modern decor color trends. This rug brings elegance and a sense of luxury to the space. Its graceful curves highlight the garden theme of the rug.
Florals are making their way into modern design trends as a contrasting element to solid color furniture and minimalist designs. The silk pile fine weave Persian area rugs are an excellent way to help add color to a neutral space with lighter grays and creams. The maximalist will love artistic fine silk rugs like this as a way to add texture and pattern to a more complex room design.