Handmade in flat woven wool circa 1950-1960, this vintage rug is a mid-century Persian Kilim enjoys both a rare color and arresting sense of depth employed in the juxtaposition of the rich brown with that latter lavender purple colorway. Beyond this element creating the visual allure of the tribal fetter patterns, a similarly skillful juxtaposition of orange lends movement to the intricare meandering border patterns, themselves complementing the versatile 5×9 size of this piece (well suited to hallway, entryway, and narrow space projects welcoming this iconic Persian Kilim style). Collectors may note the subtle highlight of a warmer pink hue in the slit weave of the medallion field patterns, further playing into the dimensionality that permeates every aspect of this exceptional vintage Persian Kilim. Sold as is.
On the Condition: Connoisseurs will note this vintage Persian Kilim rug has mild wear consistent with the age of this piece mainly relegated to the lower field, all factoring into our team’s decision to sell as is for this exceptional price—marked down from $3,200.