Fine 3'3" x 5'3" Antique Sarouk rug, c-1920, Excellent Condition #11787. This is an authentic handmade rug.It was made around the 1920s or before. The materials are wool pile with cotton foundation. The colors are from vegetable dyes, and the general pattern is geometric design inside two borders.
The overall condition is excellent, especially when its age is taken into consideration. There are no tears, breaks or holes. The side bindings are intact and original.
The rug has been professionally washed. Made circa 1920s, in perfect condition. The source of this important provenance has been in the village of Sarouk. North of Arak (formerly Sultanabad). Sarouks are known to be of high quality.
The pile is usually higher than the average Persian rug and therefore Sarouks are rather heavy and solid rugs, the wool being used is high quality durable wool. "Mohajeran" or "Mahajiran" is the name of a village West of Arak. About 80-100 years ago American companies ordered relatively Fine Mahal rugs with higher pile Western influenced designs which today are also called "Sarouk Mohajeran, " "Sultanabad" or "Sarouk Mahal". ABOUT ELI PEER ORIENTAL RUGS Our Service Pledge We respond to all orders within 24 hours, we guarantee the authenticity of all our items About Us The home of Eli Peer Oriental Rugs is Evanston, Illinois, the academic center on Chicago's North Shore. The shop looks onto a park that is surrounded by old churches and a music center.
The shop contains an unusually large collection of beautiful antique oriental rugs, carpets and weavings. In fact, many of the rugs and carpets are from fine estates within a few miles of the shop. Knowledgeable rug buyers and decorators around Chicago know Eli Peer's integrity.New visitors are amazed at the selection, and now you have access as well. Chances are we can show you rugs you will want to live with and keep for the future. The allure of antiques is as true for handmade weaving as it is for furniture and silver.
Rugs from the 19th and early 20th centuries, when properly selected and maintained, are very usable today, and they are the hallmark of Eli Peer Oriental Rugs. This item is in the category "Antiques\Rugs & Carpets".The seller is "rugone" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil.