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Magnificent GHOUM carpet, Iran, thin, approx. 1960

Lot reference 6620515
Magnificent GHOUM carpet, Iran, thin, approx. 1960

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Knotted by hand, 160 x 109 cm, tree of life design, wool and silk

Material: Wool and silk on cotton
Manufacturing period: 1950-1999
Country: Iran
Condition: Overall in good condition

Name: GHOUM
Origin: Iran (Centre)
Dimensions: 160 x 109 cm
Wool and silk in perfect condition
Richly decorated, very fine
These carpets are made in the holy city of Qom, in the centre of Iran. The wool used is called kork wool and comes from the lamb's neck. It makes spinning extremely thin and resistant threads possible, thus resulting in a high knot density. These carpets are marvellously crafted and, in some cases, richly detailed. This type of rug is a beautiful example of the wool and silk-weaving tradition.
Sold with certificate
Perfect condition.
Imported in the 1980s.

Can be picked up on location

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Feedback score: 96.8%
Reviews given: 35
Member since: January 5, 2015
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    Good communication when I asked a question about the delivery.

    RobertMT September 18, 2017

  • 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.

    Angelaharry12 September 1, 2016

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    To our detriment this carpet was stolen
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    Artikel wie beschrieben, sehr gut verpackt, leider lange Lieferzeit!

    lucreziamaria July 22, 2016

  • carpet is was much better then poto very very good

    djalalzavieh July 17, 2016

  • Nice carpet, but delivery not as requested.

    angle2016 June 29, 2016

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Belgium $ 47.54
Canada $ 95.08
Switzerland $ 71.31
Germany $ 47.54
Denmark $ 59.43
Spain $ 47.54
France $ 47.54
United Kingdom $ 47.54
Ireland $ 59.43
Italy $ 47.54
Luxembourg $ 47.54
Netherlands $ 47.54
Norway $ 59.43
Poland $ 59.43
Portugal $ 59.43
Sweden $ 59.43
United States $ 142.62
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Rest of the World $ 142.62

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