Breathtaking 1950s Armenian Weave Vintage Persian Talesh
Mid-20th C. Armenian Weave Vintage Persian Talesh. Made of all natural, vegetable dye, hand woven, hand spun, softest baby lamb's wool pile on cotton foundation. Talesh and its inhabitants date back to the 13th century and certainly much earlier. Armenians have indeed been part of the Talesh community forever. One of the enticing characteristics of Talesh rugs, is featuring a broad range of color palette, unmatched in the rug industry. This lovely piece with its strong geometric design and unusual, yet charming color combination is a perfect example of that. Creases are due to fold and not a defect.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Iran
The beauty and the value of vintage or antique rugs are hidden in the uniqueness by the personal touch of the master weaver from the tools that they have or had available to them. Due to these old processes, the rugs may not have straight lines or square corners. Moreover, even with our best intention to inspect these rugs, they may have some old repair, or some spot that may not be easy to see. Please bid accordingly.
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