Isfahan Medallion Hand Knotted Wool Rug - 160x103 cms
Isfahan rugs and carpets are very symmetrical and balanced and usually have a single medallion surrounded with whorls (vines) which is sometimes called a Floral Medallion design. Isfahan rugs are among the finest quality carpets in the world using oriental knots, soft wool and a very tight weave. The finer Isfahans have silk foundations and wool and silk piles. Isfahan rugs and carpets usually have ivory or red backgrounds with blue, rose, and indigo motifs. Isfahan rugs are a great investment and for centuries have been treasured in the east and in Europe - sure to appreciate in the future.