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Sarouk - Farahan Persian Carpet 322x200 - CarpetU2

Sarouk - Farahan

Sarouk - Farahan Persian Carpet 322x200 - CarpetU2

Antique Kashmiri Shawl.This is one of the great masterpieces of the early 19th century. Circa 1800  Size 82" x 80"  Size 208 x 203cm

Antique Kashmiri Shawl.This is one of the great masterpieces of the early 19th century. Circa 1800 Size 82" x 80" Size 208 x 203cm

Style#: 22436   |    Name: Faraghan   |    Size: 6' 06" x 9' 08"   |    Region: W Persia

Style#: 22436 | Name: Faraghan | Size: 6' 06" x 9' 08" | Region: W Persia

The Ardabil Carpet is the oldest dated carpet in the world. Measuring 10.5 metres by 5 metres, it is also one of the largest. It is dated 946 (unusually for a Persian carpet) which equates to 1539-40 in the Western calendar, and was made for the impressive shrine at Ardabil (also spelt Ardebil) in modern Iran.

The Ardabil Carpet is the oldest dated carpet in the world. Measuring 10.5 metres by 5 metres, it is also one of the largest. It is dated 946 (unusually for a Persian carpet) which equates to 1539-40 in the Western calendar, and was made for the impressive shrine at Ardabil (also spelt Ardebil) in modern Iran.

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