Antique Persian Meshad carpet BB7310 by DLB
Antique Persian Meshad carpet
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Antique Persian Meshad carpet BB7310 11'6" × 15'5" $65,000

An early 20th century Persian Meshad (Meshed) antique rug, the sand field with a condensed allover pattern of blossoms and floral sprays within a black blossom bouquet and floral spray border.

Meshad, is the administrative seat of the Khorassan province which is located in Iran’s east, bordering the Salt Desert to the west and Afghanistan and Turkmenistan to the east. It was a major oasis along the famed Silk Road, which stretched some 4,000 miles from China and India all the way to the Mediterranean which in turn allowed European access to Chinese goods. Meshad is currently Iran’s second largest city with over three million residents. The broader region is home to many well-known Oriental antique rug workshops in the towns of Amoghli, Khamenei, Makhmalbaf, Saber, and Zarbaf which produce antique Persian rugs that feature both symmetrical and asymmetrical knots. Antique Meshad rugs are ‘jufti’ knotted, a technique used in antique Khorassan carpets and antique Doroksh rugs as well.


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Price: $65,000

Item No.: BB7310 Circa: 1900 Size: 11'6" × 15'5" (350 × 469 cm)
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