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A Brilliant Tehran Millefleurs Rug
Number 24882 Size 220 x 140 Origin Tehran
Style Haj Khanomi Materials Wool Age 1870 - 1890
Millefleurs rugs were initially woven in Mughal India in the 17th and 18th centuries, after which they became popular with the Qajar aristocracy in Tehran who set up weaving studios to produce them. The coloration of this rare and well preserved art work is in a class of its own.
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