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The Ruglife LLC

Description: Persian Kashan Rug was hand knotted in Persia of 100% natural wool and has full wool piles and is in excellent condition. Beautiful colors with excellent quality. No holes, but plush and soft with a gorgeous design. This rug was acquired from a Virginia estate. Cleaned and ready to be enjoyed. Recent embargoes by the U.S. against Iranian goods should cause the value of these rugs to increase.

  • Notes: The common design of a Kashan centers around a medallion, curved linear motifs like palmettos, leaves and arabesques designs encompass it throughout its surface area. From the medallion, the work across the rugs body is densely designed, giving it a thorough amount of character and originality that sets it apart from other Persian rug styles. Many Persian Kashan rugs follow a medallion-and-corner pattern, sometimes referred to as the book-cover or Koran design. The design, which arose during the 15th and 16th centuries, takes its inspiration from the beautifully tooled leather covers that were used to bind the Koran. The covers themselves were based on the intricate patterns found in the dome of mosques. The traditional colors used in Iranian Kashans are rich reds, blues, ivory, yellow, burnt orange and sometimes green. This classic design, like all hand knotted rugs, comes in a variety of qualities. These carpets have a 100 percent wool pile on a cotton base. The pile is clipped relatively short to allow the clarity of the design to come through. These rugs are typically dense and heavy.
  • Provenance: Acquired from a Virginia estate
  • Dimensions: 7ft 11in x 11ft 7in
  • Medium: Handknotted Rug
  • Circa: 1990s
  • Condition: Excellent

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Once payment has been made, The Rug Life LLC (Hereinafter "TRL") will package and deliver your purchased item to one of the following shippers for a flat fee of $20.00. Purchaser must contact the shipping company directly after the auction to arrange shipment, and payment for shipping. We recommend;

The UPS Store - 10286 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060-3064 - (804) 755-4877 - store4812@theupsstore.com

FEDEX - 8800 Staples Mill Road, Richmond, VA 23228 - (804) 261-2103

Fot International shipping, especially the Middle East, we recommend contacting Freindship Logistics in Alexandria, VA;

5505 Cherokee Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22312
703-658-1348
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14 september 2021 15:00 EDT

Mechanicsville, VA, US

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