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Antique Persian Khorassan Rug BB7236 11'6" × 16'10" $90,000

$90,000

An Antique Persian Khorassan Rug woven with a masculine nuetral palette and with a finely detailed floral and vine pattern on a dark espreeso brown field within a light multi stepped border.

Khorasan consists of two words, “Khor” and “Asan,” meaning “rising sun” as befits a region on Iran’s eastern border. Bordering the Salt Desert to the west and Afghanistan and Turkmenistan to the east the Khorassan region (or more correctly, province) is home to many well-known Oriental antique rug workshops in the towns of Amoghli, Khamenei, Makhmalbaf, Saber, Zarbaf, and, of course, Meshad. With a good supply of soft wool, high quality craftsmen, a mix of larger city-based workshops, looms in smaller villages, and access to the Silk Road, Khorassan has a reputation far and wide as a source of the largest and most varied assortment of beautiful Persian rugs and carpets.

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Price: $90,000

Item No.: BB7236 Circa: 1900 Size: 11'6" × 16'10" (350 × 513 cm)
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Antique Persian Khorassan Rug BB7236

Antique Persian Khorassan Rug BB7236

$90,000

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