Saddle Cover Kerman Rugs

Examples of Saddle Cover Kerman Rugs


west central Persia, Kerman area, about 1900

Slight even wear, slight losses top and bottom, slight damage left side.

An attractive Kerman saddle cover

Kirman Afshar Persian Horse Cover

Kerman Luri Sumac Bag

Luri Sumac Bag, Kerman, Persia. 19th Century,

Size: 2 foot 5 inch by 4 foot 7 inch.

Structure: Sumac weave.

Yarn Spin: Z.

Warp: 1 ply white cotton.

Weft: 1 ply white cotton.

Ends: Folded over stitched, closed by attached loops with slits.

Selvages: 1 cord overcastting blue, tan cotton.

Handle: Durable, medium-heavy, soft.

Further Notes: Antique, loss of joint along side, stabilized 3 inch slit along top, 14 written in marker on backside, wear along folded end.