antique bakhtiari rug sheikh chupan area chahar mahal province west persia

Antique Bakhtiari Rug, Sheikh Chupan Area, Chahar Mahal Province, West Persia.



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This magnificent rug was made by Bakhtiari nomads, settled around the area of Sheikh Chupan in Chahar Mahal Province, western Persia around 1890-1900. The stunning indigo-blue field contains a myriad of cypress trees in a 'ghab' or compartmentalised design.
The rug is in excellent condition with a wonderful array of vegetable colours. Particularly powerful and attractive is the main border containing a design of interlinking vines, more commonly found on Caucasian rugs.
Size: 2.13m x 1.42m (7' 0" x 4' 8").
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Height = 213 cm (84")
Width = 142 cm (56")
Depth = 0 cm (0")

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