Fine Floral Silk Vintage Persian Qum Rug , Country of Origin / Rug Type: Vintage Persian Rug, Circa Date: Late 20th Century – This gorgeous, vintage Persian silk Qum rug uses earthy colors that are perfect for this year’s color trends. This vintage Persian rug was created in the latter part of the twentieth century using traditional designs and techniques that have been the foundation of the Persian weaving industry for many centuries. Qum is a city that has only recently come into its own as a center for creating some of the most beautiful pieces in the world.
Qum began producing silk Persian rugs in the first part of the twentieth century, long after many of the weaving centers, such as Kashan, Isfahan, and Tabriz were already well established. The Persian rug weavers in the city of Qum were able to integrate these traditions to create a unique style that would soon become some of the most desirable Persian rugs in the world.
Qum rug designs are delicate and often have a three-dimensional quality that shows a level of artistry and skill found in few other rugs. In this silk rug, the central medallion looks as if it is layers upon layers that seem to move further away as you move towards the center. To create this effect with fiber demonstrates a sophisticated level of artistic ability.
This year, interior designers are focusing on creating interiors that reflect the calm feeling that we get when we are in nature. The earthy colors and floral theme of this silk Persian Qum rug are perfect for bringing a touch of the outdoors to the interior space. Pinks and browns are a trending combination this year, too.
This fine floral silk vintage Persian Qum rug has a delicate feel that is a result of the fine quality silk used to create it. Silk has a luster that no other fiber can reproduce, and it is this characteristic that adds even more depth to this breathtaking design. This vintage area rug is the perfect foundation for creating a space that reflects centuries-old tradition, but that is also updated, fresh, and contemporary.