Meshkin kilim

Meshkin kilim runner
from northern Persia
early 20th century
Size: 350 x 118 cm

List price: $. 1,100
Sale price: $. 880

A plain weave kilim of wool and cotton. Like many of the village weavings of northern Persia such kilims are not finely constructed but show a great deal of individuality in their design and colour. There is a charming lack of sophistication in their simple designs.