This spacious 12’4 x 14’ antique Serapi Persian rug, made with hand-knotted wool originating between 1890-1900, offers rarity and intricacy in a design that features a rich, rare shade of red on the border set off by the earthiness of beige-brown and pink hues—further complementing a medallion motif with subtle, equally rare green hues in this magnificent colorway pagination. The transitional design of this piece provides the combined richness of the region’s history while delivering an elegance suitable for a contemporary setting. This particular antique Serapi rug is painstakingly hand-crafted from the finest wool and features a medallion motif set against a subtle backdrop that allows the finer elements of the rug to shine through, ideal as a centerpiece for any room in the house and a perfect way to complement treasured artwork or period pottery. The understated elegance of this antique Serapi Persian rug is its best feature and will elicit admiration and conversation from anyone who has the opportunity to see it—a selection from our own principal, Josh Nazmiyal’s, estate.
On the Condition: Connoisseurs and designers will note minor patches relegated to the borders and outer field corners, barely noticeable even while factoring into the exceptional pricing of this spacious, regal rug following minor restorations.