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About the object

A beautiful fine antique Ahar Heriz carpet woven at the turn of the century with gorgeous colours and in amazing full pile.  Ahar Heriz are woven in the town of the name Ahar close to Heriz and are finer, often more intricate and curvilinear in design.  The ivory corner spandrels really lift the palette and it has a great variety of greens, reds, and blues. The condition is very good all over with a soft wool pile.  We have professionally washed this carpet and it is a fabulous antique carpet from ideal for a many rooms as it would add a lot of warmth and character.

Heriz carpets have always been regarded as beautiful, tough objects of decoration, made in the north-west of Persia these handwoven works of art always have variations from one piece to another. Some draw influences from further north into the Caucasus.  A decorative,  yet practical carpet which furnishes a room very easily.

We offer the service of viewing any of our carpets & rugs in-situ in London, Surrey, Hampshire & the UK by appointment. Request a home visit to see this wonderful antique Heriz carpet at home.

Dimensions

317 x 237 cm / 10'5" x 7'9"

Condition report

A dense fine pile on this excellent antique Heriz. Ahar Heriz are known for their refinement and tight weave, this carpet has a high wool pile throughout with no stains or damage.

Stock number

8469