Antique Persian Lavar Kerman Pictorial Carpet, No.21439 - Galerie Shabab

Antique Persian Lavar Kerman Pictorial Carpet

No. 21439
Persia, 1900
13 ft. 2 in. x 16 ft. 9 in.
(3.98 x 5.07 m)

An antique Persian Lavar Kerman Pictorial carpet. The richly abrashed sandy field displays five echelons depicting country scenes: a nomadic encampment, shepherd with flocks in the mountains, grazing horses and other domestic animals, and two panels with African animals including lions, camels, elephants and gazelles. The ecru main border shows   palmettes, leaves and vine segments.

  • Hand-knotted in Persia
  • Wool
  • One-of-a-kind