A Beautiful and Finely Woven Blue Background Color Vintage Persian Silk Qum Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: Vintage Mid 20th Century – Silk rugs are highly prized for many reasons. The first, is that silk retains a sheen that withstands the test of time. Silk is durable and long-lasting. It also has the ability to be spun into fine threads that allow the designer to develop the fine details of the elements. Silk fibers accept dyes easily, which allows the weaver to achieve vibrant colors in a wide range of hues. The use of silk makes this exquisite vintage Persian silk Qum rug a piece that will be treasured for many years.
This vintage Persian silk rug gives a different impression when viewed from a distance and up close. The first thing that draws the attention is the formal medallion design that serves as the organizational structure of the vintage Persian rug. The border of this refined and intricate Persian rug is small and of a solid color, which helps to define the space and also places an emphasis on the field.
Upon closer examination, the true artistry of this vintage Persian silk Qum rug begins to emerge. From a distance, the colors are predominantly midnight blue and ivory, but upon closer examination, delicate pinks and blues begin to emerge in a dainty floral design. This silk pile Persian Qum rug is masterfully created to give two different impressions, depending on the distance and orientation of the viewer.
One could almost see a reflecting pool with delicate flowers floating across the gentle ripples of the water. This silk Persian Qum rug takes you to another world and sparks the imagination. It is small enough to fit in any space, and it provides a fascinating and refined quality that will complement a variety of design tastes.