Antique Persian Tehran Rug BB2550
Antique Persian Tehran Rug Description:
An early 20th century Persian Tehran rug, the rich red field with an allover trellis of expressive tendrils terminating in stylized and bold feathery split leaves and flowering branches within a red and blue stylized leafy vinery border.
Antique Tehran rugs set the standard for quality and workmanship. In the late 1800s, the art of Persian weaving experienced a revival of popularity, and Tehran became the locus for Persian rug production. Antique Tehran rugs are not only high quality, they are also rare. Most high-quality Tehran rugs for sale pre-date 1945. Newer, high-quality Tehran rugs are generally only produced in very small numbers by master-weavers. These antique oriental rugs represent the ultimate beauty and quality considered an essential aspect of Persian carpetry.