Persian Senneh Rug, 117 Cm X 187 Cm, Boteh Decor, Late 19th Century Wool flag

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"Persian Senneh Rug, 117 Cm X 187 Cm, Boteh Decor, Late 19th Century Wool"
Senneh rug in field wool fully decorated with Boteh measuring 117 cm wide by 187 cm long from the end of the 19th century.
# This carpet is to be compared in its decoration, its time and its size to the carpet present at the "Cleveland Museum of Art" in Cleveland, USA;
The Senneh designs are often decorated with Herati, but also with Boteh (less common), they are extremely meticulously tied and distributed over the entire field.
The borders are generally decorated with the Herati motif and sometimes this one is transformed into a turtle, which is the case of our model.
The dominant colors are blue, ivory and black, red is there to support and brighten up the decorations of stylized flowers and borders.
Production de Senneh has a lot of resemblance to the rugs of Bidjar or other nomadic regions and is recognized for its quality and resistance, the knotting is much finer and the designs more refined.
The fame of the Senneh is due to the quality of its antique rugs made on order of the merchants and to the taste of the customers The use of a cotton weft thread in place of a wool weft, a shorter shave to obtain a clearer design (therefore an excellent wool. quality), and a density varying between 420,000 to 750. 000 knots per square meter are the main characteristics of Senneh rugs.
Senneh's kilims are as famous as their knotted rugs. Today, since the 1980s, the quality of Sennehs has greatly diminished, and the number of knots has dropped by 200,000 knots per square meter.
In addition, they only use chemical dyes, and the designs are always identical. In short, a lack of artistic and artisanal quality for which the ancient Sennehs are famous.
Dimensions: Width: 117 cm (3'10 ") x Length: 187 cm (6'1")
This rug has been professionally cleaned and environmentally friendly.
FREE SHIPPING FOR FRANCE as for all our rugs, small or large! FR 0 € / EUR 25 € / WORLD 50 € For all inquiries, do not hesitate to contact me on 06 13 36 09 30 or on
Price : 4700 €
Period:19th century
Condition : Bon état

Material : Laine
Length: 187 cm - 6'1
Width : 117 cm - 3'10
Depth : épaisseur : 5 mm

Reference : 741482
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