Antique Red Qushkai Persian Area Rug
Antique Qushkai Persian Area Rug
Antique Qushkai Persian Area Rug

Antique Qushkai Persian Area Rug

SKU: 51029
Regular price
$49,500.00
Sale price
$24,750.00

From the Qashquli subtribe in Fars Province, SW Persia, this well-woven small scatter, with top-quality nomadic wool, shows a camel-straw field with blue-black shield corner cartouches and floral side meanders shows a brilliant red notch stepped pointed oval sub-field with a central ivory ellipse and the turtle palmette-derived “Qashghai gul”. Narrow ivory main border with a broken vegetal design. Wool foundation, leathery texture. Good condition. The Qashghai employ Gabbehs and kilims in their tents, but weave fine rugs for the trade..