Share This Listing

Public Comments

    SAMEYEH LOT NO 16262 ANTIQUE YAZD FROM SOUTH PERSIA 197 X 127 CM

    icon

    2 months ago by flopez83

    icon

    PHP 520,000

    icon

    0 Likes

    icon

    Used

    icon

    Antique yazd 16262 Carpet No(Type N Reference): 16262 Origin (State, Province): South Persia Size: 197 x 127 cm from sh.sameyeh Oriental carpet catalogue page No.171 Age: Mid 19th century Category: South Persia Description of Design and History: Antique Yazd Rugs – The world of antique Oriental rugs is incredibly vast. Over the centuries, countries in the East from Turkey to China have each developed their own unique methods for weaving rugs and carpets, as well as their own distinctive styles. Indeed, rug making is such an important cultural and traditional practice in certain countries that the specific regions within those countries each developed their own styles. The best such example of this is certainly Persia, from where a great preponderance of the finest antique carpets emerge. Antique rugs from Persia are almost always referred to by the region where they were woven. “Yazd rugs” are one such example. Halfway between Isfahan and Kerman — both very important rug weaving centers — it is hardly surprising that Yazd became heir to the great tradition of classical Persian rug and carpet weaving. Yazd rugs represent some of the very finest Persian rugs, and are prized for their beauty and impeccable craftsmanship. All natural dyes are paramount for the carpet to have more than just decorative value. Beyond that, various dyers had varying levels of skill and invested different lengths of time in dyeing the yarns. The “quality of color”–its radiance and level of nuance within each color–is centrally important. Certain rare colors such as Tyrian purple, saffron yellow, cochineal rose and greens add to the carpet’s value

    Getting This

    icon

    Meet-up

    icon

    Manila

    Meet The Seller

    flopez83
    flopez83
    isEmailVerified
    • positiveReviewsCount0
    • neutralReviewsCount0
    • negativeReviewsCount0

    YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

    Small Treasure Chest

    Small Treasure Chest

    PHP 6,0005

    50In Rosewood Dining Set / 10 seater with Dragon Carved design., Original made from China...

    50In Rosewood Dining Set / 10 seater with Dragon Carved design., Original made from China...

    PHP 2004

    Old Narra wood curve

    Old Narra wood curve

    PHP 4,0001

    Sewing machine

    Sewing machine

    PHP 3,0009