Esmaili Rugs

Consigned, Distressed Overdyed Blue Sugar Skull Rug, 8'1x11'6

80433, Distressed Vintage Blue Sugar Skull Rug Inspired by Alexander McQueen, Overdyed Blue Rug with Skull Design. Drawing inspiration from Alexander McQueen and Disney's Coco movie, this statement blue sugar skull area rug has been crafted from a vintage Persian Tabriz that has been overdyed and artfully distressed. A large design of a human skull with floral and geometric accents that references Mexican sugar skulls, or calaveras, populates the centre of the rug. al and geometric accents that references Mexican sugar skulls, or calaveras, populates the centre of the rug. The piece was made through a process of distressing and over-dyeing, with the artist then hand-carving away the design from the pile of the rug. The original designs of the Persian rug peek through the blue colored dye with floriate vines and palmettes visible. With its Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead symbolism of duality, the elegant design of the sugar skull is representative of remembrance, death, return or a symbol of spirituality. Well-suited for anyone with a sense of humor in the cognitive and Craniotomy business; including brain surgeons, neurosurgeons, neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, neuro-physiologists, neuro-chemists, neuro-biologists, neuro-psychologists, neuro-anatomists, neuro-geneticists, behavioral neuro-scientists and list continues. Distressed. Abrash. Hand-Knotted wool. Made in Iran (Persia). Measures: 08'01 x 11'06.PRODUCTION TIME: Available NowIN THE STYLE OF: ModernPLACE OF ORIGIN: IranDATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1960-1969PERIOD: Mid-20th CenturyMATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Knotted WoolCONDITION: DistressedCONDITION DETAILS: The detailed process involves an antique wash, distressing, over-dyeing and then the artist hand-carves from the pile of the rug to create the skull designWEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. read more