Ardabil Province Shahsevan Rugs

Examples:

Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 19th c

Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 19th c

Description: SHAHSAVAN Rug North West Persia, Azerbaidjan, 19th c.

Size: ca. 286 x 133 cm

Notes

Sides not original and overcast, ends with newly added fringes. Pile partly low with several repaired areas.



Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 19th c. or earlier 

Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 19th c. or earlier

Description: SHAHSAVAN RUG

Origin: North West Persia, Azerbaidjan, 19th c. or earlier

Size: ca. 223 x 157 cm

Notes

An extremely rare carpet; the only other known example has been published in Von Konya bis Kokand – Large areas of repiling throughout the field and border sections, pile partly low.



Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 1st half 19th c with Moghan bird-border

Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 1st half 19th c with Moghan bird-border

Description: Shahsavan Rug Northwest Persia, Azerbaidschan, 1st half 19th century

Size: ca. 288 x 115 cm

Notes on Condition:

Traditional Karadja composition with a bird-border known from Moghan and Shirvan carpets, with colour combinations to be expected only in very old pieces. – Minimal losses to lower end, some re-knotted areas, pile partly low. Corrosion.




Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 1st half 19th


Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province 1st half 19th

Description: Shahsavan Rug Northwest Persia, Azerbaidschan, 1st half 19th century

Size: ca. 360 x 152 cm

Notes on Condition:

Five horizontally cut and repaired folds at the left side; new selvage; traces of age.




Long rug by the Shahsevan of Moghan Ardabil Province c 1900 


Long rug by the Shahsevan of Moghan Ardabil Province c 1900

Long rug by the Shahsevan of Moghan, South Caucasus, late 19th-early 20th century.

Size: 7ft.8in. x 3ft.2in. 2.34m. x 0.97m

Overall wear, heaviest in centre, minor kink damage.



Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province mid 19th c 

Shahsavan Rug Ardabil Province mid 19th c

Description: SHAHSAVAN RUG North West Persia, Azerbaidjan, mid 19th c.

Size: ca. 297 x 148 cm

Notes: Rare pile carpet of the Shahsavan. – Lower end as well as a few areas in the border zone expertly restored. Pile partly low.