Project Description

10.9 x 13.11 Over Size Antique Fereghan Sarouk Carpet, Cypress Tree Design, Central Persia, Circa 1900

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This over size antique Fereghan Sarouk carpet was woven in central Persia’s Sultanabad Province. It is part of an important group of Fereghan Sarouk carpets that feature four Cypress trees in the field.

The navy medallion contains whimsical flowerheads and the teal blue shade of the Cypress trees is a distinctive feature.

The navy border is well drawn and the inclusion of three guard border with smaller guard stripes is uncommon.

Acquired directly from an outstanding Massachusetts private collection.