Size 6’2”x 9’6” Semi Antique “Polonaise ” design Hand Knotted Persian Rug from The Best Kurdish Wool and High Quality Silk. Polonaise is a group of seventeenth-century Persian carpets woven in silk and brocade gold and silver. There are over 200 examples extant. They are so named because examples of this group were first exhibited by Count Czartoryski of Poland.(Last photo depicts the original Polonaise rug)
This almost 30 years old “Polonaise ” design rug, while is made from wool and silk in Tabriz, Iran, dyed with 100% vegetable and natural dyes,its beauty is the inspiration for this resplendent rug that bathes the room in a luxurious golden light. Condition excellent .high quality knots .beautiful multi colored. Its Raj is 40.
A Persian carpet is a heavy textile, made for a wide variety of utilitarian and symbolic purpose, produced in Iran and surrounding areas which once belonged to the Persian Empire, for home use, local sale, and export. Carpet weaving is an essential part of Persian culture and art. Within the group of Oriental rugs or Islamic carpets produced by the countries of the so-called “rug belt”, the Persian carpet stands out by the variety and elaborateness of its manifold designs.