Bijar Kilim Rugs
Guide to Bijar Kilim Rugs & Carpets
Bijar Bird kilim, 2nd half 19th Century
Size: 135cm(W) x 209cm(L) / 4ft.5in.(W) x 6ft.10in.(L)
Region: Bijar, West Persia
Date: Second half 19th century (1850 – 1899)
Condition: There is a small split developing in the bottom end. Otherwise, all original and in good condition.
Structure: Slit and interlocking tapestry
Materials: Wool on cotton warps
Full Description: An aviary complete with ‘pool’ center medallion. Vegetal. Interesting that the birds include the roadrunner. Profuse use of eccentric wefting. An imaginative and entertaining kelim.
Bijar Shashavan kilim, circa 1900
Description: Composed of wool with cotton warps and all natural colors.
Condition: Overall condition is excellent.
Dimensions: 112in. x 53in.
Bidjar Kelim, Late 19th/Early 20th Century
Origin: Northwest Persia, late 19th/early 20th century
Description: Small rewoven areas and crude repairs, crease repair.
Size: 11 ft. 5 in. x 5 ft.
Bidjar Shahsavan Kilim, c.1900
Origin: Western Persia, Bidjar area, ca. 1900
Size: 280 x 275 cm.
Bijar Mafrash Panel, Circa 1900
Made in Iran
City/Tribe of Origin: Bidjar
Age: 20th Century (Ca. 1900 – 1920)
Size: 3ft. 3in. x 1ft. 6in. (101 x 51cm.)
Description: Beautiful bidjar kilim with a lovely floral design and good colors.
Condition: One very little repair.