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COLLECTIBLE PERSIAN YAZD RUG

95 cm x 147 cm

1 in stock

$1,798.00 $899.00

  • ID:YAZD365
  • Name: Yazd (rare & collectible)
  • Size: 95 cm W x 147 cm L
  • Woven: Hand-Knotted 
  • Origin: Persian
  • Age: Contemporary (not used)
  • Pile: 100% Wool
  • Foundation: 100% Cotton
  • Dying : Natural dyes
  • UNIQUE: Only 1 in stock
  • CERTIFIED GENUINE: Comes with Certificate of Authenticity
     
    DESCRIPTION:
    Yazd is located on the road that leads from Esfahan to Kerman and is also on the border of the Central desert of Iran/Persia (Dasht-e-Kavir). Long ago this city was one of the most famous hand-weaving centres in Iran/Persia.After the installation of textile factories, the textile weavers, to earn their living, were obliged to work in the carpet workshops.The weavers of this area select the best quality natural and chemical colours for the carpets. They obtain the red colour from madder root and cochineal. Craftsmen of Yazd mainly  room size carpets up to 3×4 m. Brocade and silk has been produced in Yazd. Nowadays there is a great demand for the woolen and silk carpets of Yazd in particular for those woven with Harati and medallion The dominant  in the Yazd workshops are Shah-Abbasi medallion, tree of life, Harati and Paradise designs.
    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.
     
    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.

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