Esmaili Rugs

Consigned, 19th Century Antique Persian Mashhad Carpet Runner, 5'5"x22'7"

Opulent jewel tones enrich the lustrous composition of this grandeur antique Persian Mashhad (Meshed) runner. An incredibly intense palette and curvilinear design delivers an essence of great energy to this extraordinary antique carpet runner. The detail of every flower, leaf and vine scroll reveals an astonishing level of precision seamlessly melding into this idyllic design scheme, allowing each stately floral to be expressed with elegance. The masterful jewel tonhis idyllic design scheme, allowing each stately floral to be expressed with elegance. The masterful jewel tones contribute to the overall magnificence of this Persian Mashhad, while the series of brightly adorned borders creates an impeccable frame to enclose this captivating work of art. Perfect for living rooms, bedrooms, dining rooms, long gallery kitchens, wide and long hallways, extra long foyers and entryways. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Persia (Iran). Measures: 05'05 x 22'07.PRODUCTION TIME: Available NowIN THE STYLE OF: Art NouveauPLACE OF ORIGIN: IranDATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1880sPERIOD: 19th CenturyMATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Knotted WoolCONDITION: ExcellentCONDITION DETAILS: There is a signature in the border. This Mashhad runner has been reduced in size at one point in time because it was custom-made to fit, but to the untrained eye you will not notice.WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. read more