FLASH SALE! 15% Off with Discount Code: CHIC15 - %countdown %days left

Keshan

200 x 297 cm
Handknotted
Unique
The city of Keshan or Kashan, is located in the centre of Iran between Isfahan and Tehran, close to the Dast-e-Kavir desert. It is one of the oldest cities in Iran and used to be an important city on the ancient Silk Road. Keshan carpets are considered to be a...Read more
Special Price €2,943 Incl. VAT Regular Price €3,344 Incl. VAT
Lowest price latest 30 days: 
€2,675 Incl. VAT
Only 1 in stock
  •  Fast delivery: 2-5 working days
  •  Free Shipping & Returns within the EU
  •  30-Day Money Back Guarantee
-12%

The colours of the carpet look different depending on the angle from which you look at it.

More Information
Article numberECZ315947
Production typeHandknotted
Size200 x 297 cm
Thickness9 mm
OriginIran
AgeContemporary 0-20 years
WarpCotton
PileWool
Knots per m²~ 250 000 / m²

The city of Keshan or Kashan, is located in the centre of Iran between Isfahan and Tehran, close to the Dast-e-Kavir desert. It is one of the oldest cities in Iran and used to be an important city on the ancient Silk Road. Keshan carpets are considered to be amongst the most famous and beautiful of all Persian carpets and many associate the image of a typical traditional Persian carpet with the characteristics of a Keshan carpet. 

The carpets typically feature a central medallion on a background field of red or navy blue with ornamental ivory or red borders. Carpets with allover designs are also found, and even these breath a flare of the image of a typical Oriental carpet for most. The world famous Ardebil carpet found in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London is also believed to have been knotted in Kashan in the 16th century. 

Keshan carpets are very popular carpets, with a high knot density and today mostly knotted using very good wool sourced from Sabzevar, a desert town that produces some of the best wool in Iran due to the high copper content in the water. Up until the onset of the Great Depression when the wool market collapsed, imported Merino wool from Manchester, UK, was used to make some of Iran’s finest carpets. 

These beautiful and impressive carpets enjoy a great reputation worldwide and stand for the highest standards and the finest examples of traditional Persian carpet craftsmanship.

Do you have any questions regarding this carpet?
Send us your questions and we’ll get back to you as quickly as possible.
Please type the letters and numbers below
Similar Carpets to ECZ315947
Najafabad Patina
Najafabad Patina
210 x 316 cm
€902 Incl. VAT
-50%
Ardekan Patina
Ardekan Patina
195 x 305 cm
Special Price €913 Incl. VAT Regular Price €1,826 Incl. VAT
-60%
Keshan Patina
Keshan Patina
210 x 327 cm
Special Price €898 Incl. VAT Regular Price €2,244 Incl. VAT
-25%
Keshan
Keshan
220 x 326 cm
Special Price €1,278 Incl. VAT Regular Price €1,704 Incl. VAT

 

Spring Sale up to 60%
-15%
Kilim Karabakh
Kilim Karabakh
170 x 240 cm
Special Price €400 Incl. VAT Regular Price €470 Incl. VAT
-50%
Kazak
Kazak
199 x 293 cm
Special Price €693 Incl. VAT Regular Price €1,385 Incl. VAT
-60%
Tabriz 50 Raj
Tabriz 50 Raj
80 x 210 cm
Special Price €554 Incl. VAT Regular Price €1,386 Incl. VAT
-55%
Rochelle
Rochelle
160 x 234 cm
Special Price €98 Incl. VAT Regular Price €218 Incl. VAT
Carpient logo tag

Contact me Copyright © 2024 Carpet Avenue GmbH. All rights reserved.