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Persian Isfahan Rug | Kork Wool | 112 x 140 cm

Persian Isfahan Rug | Kork Wool | 112 x 140 cm

Regular price USD 8,000
Regular price Sale price USD 8,000
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Inspired by Omar Khayyam

Dimensions: 112 x 140 cm | 44 x 55 inch

Origin: Isfahan Persia

Material: Kork Wool

Age: Unknown

Construction: Hand Knotted

 

Isfahan carpets, celebrated for their exceptional craftsmanship, have a history that traces back to ancient times. The city of Isfahan, located in central Iran, has been a renowned center for carpet weaving for centuries, dating back to the Safavid era (16th to 18th centuries). The carpets produced in this region are considered some of the most exquisite and sought-after in the world, attracting collectors and connoisseurs alike.

Skilled artisans in Isfahan meticulously hand-weave each carpet, dedicating months or even years to complete a single piece. They employ age-old techniques passed down through generations, showcasing their unwavering commitment to preserving traditional craftsmanship. The process begins with sourcing high-quality silk or wool, and sometimes a combination of both, to ensure the finest material for weaving. These carefully chosen materials contribute to the carpets' luxurious texture and durability.

Beyond their aesthetic appeal, Isfahan carpets carry profound cultural significance. They have been an integral part of Persian homes and palaces for centuries, symbolizing wealth, status, and taste. The carpets are often passed down through generations as cherished family heirlooms, becoming valuable relics that connect families to their ancestral heritage.z

Care Instructions

A Guide to Caring for Your Wool Carpets:

1. Embrace the Gentle Touch: Treat your wool carpet with tenderness, for its fibers thrive when handled with care. Refrain from wearing shoes indoors, and encourage your guests to do the same. This practice shields the carpet from unnecessary wear and tear, preserving its cozy texture.

2. The Ritual of Regular Vacuuming: Ensure a clean and welcoming haven by embracing regular vacuuming. Employ a vacuum cleaner with a suitable setting for wool carpets, and use a soft brush attachment to delicately whisk away dust and debris.

3. Embrace a Damp Cloth: For accidental spills or localized stains, address the situation promptly with a damp, clean cloth. Gently blot the affected area, avoiding any harsh rubbing that may damage the fibers. Swift action and a gentle touch can prevent stains from setting.

4. Periodic Professional Care: Treat your wool carpet to a spa day with periodic professional cleaning. Engage the services of experienced carpet cleaners, well-versed in the intricacies of handling wool rugs. This gentle restoration ensures its vibrancy endures throughout the years.

5. Guardian Against the Sun: Shield your wool carpet from direct sunlight, as prolonged exposure may cause its colors to fade. Position your cherished rug away from windows or adorn it with sheer curtains to preserve its radiant hues.

6. A Seasonal Spin: Equalize wear by rotating your wool carpet periodically. This thoughtful rotation distributes foot traffic evenly, allowing your treasured piece to age gracefully.

7. Underlay as a Guardian: Enhance the comfort and longevity of your wool carpet with the addition of a suitable underlay or padding. This safeguard shields the rug from friction with the floor, preventing unnecessary wear.

8. Storage Rituals: When storing your wool carpet temporarily, roll it gently and secure it with clean, breathable fabric. Store it in a cool, dry place to protect it from moisture and pests, allowing it to retain its allure until its next grand display.

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