Examples of Tehran / Teheran Rugs & Carpets
Tehran “Prayer” Carpet mid-20th century
Tegran Carpet, Central Persia, mid-20th century
254 cm. x 190 cm.
The field with an ivory mihrab encloses a dark blue reserve with a flowering urn, supported by a millefleurs mound. Flowering trees are found throughout the piece, along with pale blue spandrels and a tessellated rosette border.
Tehran Carpet, Iran, circa 1920
374 cm. x 280 cm.
Tehran Carpet, Central Persia
Fine Teheran Rug
234 cm. x 140 cm.
The shaded deep indigo field with an overall design of scrolling arabesques blends together with rosettes, leaves, and delicate floral meander. The rug has an ivory border of bold meandering light blue arabesques and flower heads between shaded burgundy stripes. This piece is in good condition.
Teheran Part-Silk Carpet circa 1925
11 ft. 10 in. x 7 ft. 8 in.
Circa 1925. Original end finishes with a silk foundation.
Teheran carpet, 1st half 20th century
12 ft. 2 in. x 8 ft. 6 in.
Teheran carpet, North Persia, first half 20th century. It contains the original end finishes.