Bibikabad carpets from Western Persian are known for a large diamond medallion that covers a big portion of the field. This beautiful example comes with oversized multiple medallions in rust, blue, and cream colors with the design of vines and flowers. The main field color is blue with streaks of abrash blue throughout which is the result of the vegetable dyes and wool coloring which adds to the uniqueness and artistry of this rug. The main border is in cream color with geometric design throughout the border. There is a lot of beautiful green color used in the field and the borders which also adds to the beauty of the rug.
- Dimensions: 6’ 8” x 9’ 4”
- Date of Manufacture: 1st Quarter of the 1900s
- Place of Origin: Persia
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation with natural vegetable dyes
- Condition: Wear consistent with age and use
Rug ID: 2014