This Persian rug has a cotton foundation and a wool pile. It is an above average weave, with 225 knots per square inch.
Kashan rugs come from the city of Kashan situated in the centre of Iran. It is one of the worlds oldest cities, with a history going back thousands of years with Kashan rugs being produced in the city from around the 17th century. The rugs are of very fine quality and use the softest kork wool from the sheep, which is often reserved for fine pieces. The designs often feature a central medallion and floral designs inspired by many of the cities old gardens.
This rugs generous thick wool pile on a cotton foundation with a classic allover floral design shows anyone viewing exactly why Kashan has such a high reputation. Deep rich blue juxtaposed next to golds and yellow in perfect symmetry give it a palacial aura.
Kashan - 428 x 326cm
|Product No: 1425||Knot Count: 225 KPSI|
|Pile: Wool||Foundation: Cotton|
|Origin: Persian||Age: New|