Magnificent And Luxurious Tree Of Life Design Antique Persian Mohtashem Kashan Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1870 – This gorgeous antique Persian Mohtashem Kashan rug is a masterpiece of irresistible intrigue and idyllic allure. Graceful flora and fauna imagery dominate this luxurious rug’s facade in an exquisitely refined and detailed fashion.
This magnificent oversized carpet is characterized by its multiple and elaborate surface layers. The outer border strand is decorated with a single file row of delicate florets in varying shades light blue, rust and neutrals.
The next border within this beautiful tree of life design rug is a bit wider and its space is saturated with a a lovely sea foam light blue colored background. This guard border is embellished with cranberry and pinkish beige flowers, which are interconnected through a series of delicate brown earth tone colored vine scrolls.
The next border features a pastel sand color background. This light background color creates a magnificent juxtaposition with the richly colored floral patterns.
Antique Persian Mohtashem Rugs – Antique Rugs By Mohtashem From Kashan – Ustad Mohtashem is one of the most revered weavers of Kashan. His rugs are some of the highest quality Persian weaving. The town of Kashan located in central persia between Isfahan and Tehran is often referred to as the greatest weaving center in western Persia.