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Persian carpet

Carpet is one of the first regions to come to mind Iran.Acem carpets also known as Iranian carpets, the world's most valuable carpets accepted. Node style is different from the carpets woven in Turkey. There are woven Persian carpets in many different regions and periods. Today, a large part of Iran's export revenues are carpeted. At the same time, there is a carpet weaving culture in Iran that dates back to very ancient times.

Characteristics of Persian carpets

Iranian carpets are mainly woven in Kashan, Tebriz, Isfahan and Heriz regions. Carpets are usually woven by men. They are woven by a special lock method called the Iran knot. they learned the double knot method from Seljuk women during Seljuk Empire period. B.C. 500 carpet culture, which started in Iran during 16, XNUMX. During the Safavid period, he saw his brightest days. In addition, valuable items such as gold silver were declared as spoils of war. Iranian carpets were also declared.

Wool and silk are generally used in weaving. Warps of cotton are cotton. Even though production continues, it has touched quite a lot in the past. Iranian acem carpets, 1920 and 1970 can be called vintage rugs woven between the years.After these carpets are collected from Iran, we are subjected to various procedures. After being categorized according to the condition and color of the carpets, we apply all or part of the trimming, washing, sunning and painting processes.

Iranian carpet models may vary according to the region they touched. Kashan, Heriz and Tabriz carpets are mostly belted carpets with medallion motifs in the middle. Iranian carpets of Bakhtiari type Iranian carpets woven in nomadic villages in the Zagros mountains have garden patterns and floral motifs.
The rugs woven in the city of Tabriz, where the novices live in Iran, carry Turkish motifs. Also the carpets of the Kirman region have very often woven and unusual floral motifs. The nomadic Afshars in this region have geometric patterned carpets.
It is possible to see the effects of the neighboring geography on the carpets woven in Iran. Beluç (Baluş) carpets with a tree of life in the border villages of Arafgania have been woven.

Whether an ancient or semi-ancient carpet is a Persian carpet can be understood by looking at the shape of the knot in the weave. The age, area and material it touches can only be understood by a skilled carpenter.

The size of the Iranian carpets in our collection is larger than the other carpets. Generally it is in the 3x4 meter. 12 square carpet Iranian hand-woven carpets can be preferred, especially for large halls, because it is a size that is difficult to find. In addition, 8 square meters and 9 square meters can be found.

Iranian carpets are the peak of weaving art, Iranian carpet prices other hand rugs These carpets have been seen as an investment tool for many years. Iranian carpets, which reflect the period they face and touch, are considered to be ancient and are quite expensive. City and yarn quality that the carpet touches are the main factors determining the prices of Iranian carpets.

Located in our collection Iranian carpet models you can see above.

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