4515 227 Antique Kerman 7'6'' x 23'2''
ANTIQUE PERSIAN KERMAN RUG 4515,Country Of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – this outstanding antique Persian rug from Kerman features an elaborate allover arabesque decorated with an endless variety of floral patterns rendered in a magnificent selection of jewel-tone colors. This exceptionally elaborate antique carpet from Kerman is decorated with lush floral designs, ornate cloud bands and tremendous Shah Abbas palmettes. Each grand palmette features flame-like petals highlighted by serrated outlines rendered in a stunning combination of azure, sapphire blue, citrine and cerise set over a subdued dark blue background. Multiple sets of floral guard bands rendered in contrasting shades of blue support the ornate red main borders, which feature flamboyant palmettes that continue the detailed and vividly colored style. Luminescent golden-yellow vines crolls, bifurcated fronds and poly-chromatic saz leaves create an impressive screen of small-scale elements while grand palmettes with deeply re-curving petals and colorful details dominate the curvilinear composition of this stunning antique Persian carpet from Kerman.