web analytics



Bakhtiari - Qashqai Persian Carpet 213x132

Bakhtiari - Qashqai Persian Carpet 213x132

 Image Zoom


The colours of each carpet look different depending on the side from which you look at it. You can see the carpet from different perspectives in the images below:
(click on the images below for greater detail)

  • Discount Price: 386       -50%
  • Retail Price: 772 €
  • Carpet Code: unq1404-577
  • Size: 213x132 cm
  • Thickness: Medium (5-10 mm)
  • Age: 40-60 (Semi-Antique)
  • Preile - Warp: Wool on Cotton
  • Knot Density: approximately 200,000 knots per m²
  • Carpet colours:

Bakhtiari Carpets : In the mountains Zagros, west of the city of Isfahan, around the town of Shahr-e-Kurd, live the nomads Bakhtiar. Their carpets are known for the design with various repeating squares in which flowers and animals are depicted. For this reason the design is called "garden"(Khesti). Their carpets are very durable with a dense weave and very good quality Persian wool coming from sheep grazing at a high altitude. The best Bakhtiar rugs and carpets with highest knot density are often called Bibibaff. Also in many designs we see influences from Isfahan carpets. (Boldaji - Feridan - Saman).

Qashqai Carpets : Qashqai carpets are woven by nomads who live in the mountainous areas of Southwest Persia, the provinces of Fars, Khuzestan, south of Isfahan and around the city Shiraz. Their carpets have a high knot density and a wide variety of designs, usually in deep red and blue colors. They weave carpets, Kilims and decorative textiles (ribbons, bags, etc.), which depict scenes from their lives with various representation of humans, animals, birds, trees and flowers. They also depict historical monuments, mostly from Persepolis.

Nomadic carpets: Carpets woven by nomads. Nomads move continuously and do not stay permanently in one geographic region. They manufacture (weave) handmade carpets on collapsible looms. Due to that fact there may be slight variations in weaving and their carpets are sometimes uneven in shape. Also the weaving is made from memory and it depends on each artisans momentary inspiration. As a result, the designs in some carpets are not even on the entire surface.

All CarpetU2 carpets are subject to cleaning with high quality antibacterial and moth protection products according to Persian law.

Horizontal or vertical shading in the carpet pile: The shading is due to folding the carpet during transportation. When the carpet is laid and stepped-on they will vanish. Examples

Abrash: Due to the different amount of grease in the wool and the added salt during the process of dyeing, the wool has got a varying colour absorbance. This is not very visible before weaving. During the weaving though, lines of the same colour are formed in the carpet. This is called Abrash (which in Farsi means little cloud) and it shows that the wool was not manufactured using chemical means and marks the naturalness and authenticity of the carpets. Examples

Main Category
Type
Origin
Size/Shape
Pattern
Quality
Color

Pin it

Similar Carpets You Might Also Find Interesting

Gabbeh - Qashqai
Gabbeh - Qashqai 208x132
471 €
Bakhtiari - Garden
Bakhtiari - Garden 225x129
400 €
Bakhtiari - Lori
Bakhtiari - Lori 219x137
468 €
 - Qashqai
Kilim - Qashqai 225x133
449 €
Bakhtiari - Lori
Bakhtiari - Lori 204x135
378 €
Bakhtiari - Lori
Bakhtiari - Lori 218x145
435 €
Lori - Qashqai
Lori - Qashqai 208x145
413 €
Gabbeh - Qashqai
Gabbeh - Qashqai 215x133
393 €
Gabbeh - Qashqai
Gabbeh - Qashqai 220x143
432 €
Gabbeh - Qashqai
Gabbeh - Qashqai 225x134
415 €
Carpets That You Have Seen
Bakhtiari - Qashqai
Bakhtiari - Qashqai 213x132
386 €

You have to choose at least two (2) carpets!

You can select up to six (6) carpets to compare!