Modern kelim Shiraz, Iran, hand-woven in wool: 223 x 225 cm.
|Material:||Wool on wool|
|Country of Origin:||Iran|
|Condition:||In very good condition|
|Rug professionally cleaned:||Yes|
Name: Kelim Shiraz
Origin: Iran (centre)
Measurements: 233 x 225 cm
Sheep's wool, natural colour
Very fine, perfect condition
Kilim (or also Kelim; in Turkish: kilim, from the Persian gilim: "roughly woven cover"): it is the most well known, handmade and smoothly woven oriental carpet variety. Kilim is also the name of the weaving technique itself, which consists of creating the pattern with the weft threads, that are spun more loosely than the warp and that cover it fully, once they are packed on top of each other. When using this technique, which exists in several versions, the weft does not pass through the whole width of the carpet, but is reversed when one wishes to change the colour. To change the colour, one makes a vertical opening, a slit, which should not be so long as to compromise the sturdiness of the whole and which is often moved to the side for this very reason. That creates the characteristic diagonal staircase patterns. Most of the weaves are equilateral and the ends of the threads are hidden. The Anatolian kilims often have free threads on the "reverse" and are generally woven in two lengths because of the small size of the looms (with a continuity of the patterns on each part so that they can be sewn together afterwards). The patterns are traditional and have not been influenced by European styles. Extensive weaving of kilims is common, notably in the Taurus mountains, in Turkey, in the Caucasus and the in north west and the south of Iran.
Imported in the '80s.
Delivery by DHL, it is possible to pick it up on site.
|Member since:||January 5, 2015|
Waited and waited for rug.Wouldnt answer my e.mails.Contacted Catawiki after 6weeks wait and they also said that they could not get them to answer.Catawiki in end,kindly gave me my money back.
carpet is was much better then poto very very good
Nice carpet, but delivery not as requested.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Het ging om een Perzische Nain getekend Habbibian. Toen ik hem had gekocht bleek dat het geen echte Habbibian was. Met medewerking van de veilingmeester is deze koop ongedaan gemaakt.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Tapijt is goed ontvangen, maar duurde wel wat lang voordat het bezorgd werd. Aanbieder reageerde niet op mijn email met mijn verzoek aan te geven of het tapijt al verzonden was.
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|Rest of Europe||$59.39|
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