Click Image to Enlarge

ANTIQUE PERSIAN YALAMEH RUG circa 1890

130 cm x 230 cm

1 in stock

$4,699.00 $1,995.00
or 6 weekly interest-free payments of $332.50 Laybuy What's this?
  • ID: A88DO
  • Name: Yalameh (rare & collectable)
  • Size: 130 cm W x 230 cm L
  • Woven: Hand-Knotted 
  • Age: circa 1890
  • Origin: Persian
  • Pile: 100% Wool
  • Foundation: 100% Wool
  • Dying: Natural Dyes
  • UNIQUE: Only 1 in stock
  • CERTIFIED GENUINE: Comes with Certificate of Authenticity
DESCRIPTION:

This rug is knotted by the nomadic Yalameh-tribe that wanders in the Fars province in southern Persia. The carpet is known for its distinctive richness in the pattern and strong deep colours. Sometimes in the pattern,diamond-shaped medallions occur in a straight line. The carpet is considered to be of very high quality. Antique Yalameh rugs are highly collectable pieces to own and would appreciate in value over time.

 

    RUGS WOVEN BY NOMADS: Nomads move continuously and do not stay permanently in one geographic region.They weave handmade carpets on collapsible looms. Due to that fact there may be slight variations in weaving and the different shades of wool with sometimes uneven in shape giving it a real feeling of a genuine nomadic handicraft. The weaving is made from memory and it depends on each artisans momentary inspiration. The workmanship is of high quality from hand spun wool to preparing the natural dyes from organic plants and roots to dye the wool in different colors in preparation for weaving. Persian Handmade rugs have a timeless appeal which transcends the whims of fashion, and are one of the most sustainable and eco-friendly flooring options available. Each unique design represents the artistic vision and fine craftsmanship by the hand of the weaver.

    Recently Viewed Products