Vintage Small Kerman Mat, Iran. A very fine wool pile in Persian knot tightly woven on an all cotton base. A leafy floral vase design with a center pendant red medallion flanked by two light green vase shapes within hearts on a cream field. The borders with intricate foliate scroll design in light green, red and blue. Labels on backside.
Condition: Fine, ends with short fringe on one end and longer ragged fringe on the other, edges wrapped in cream wool.
Measuring 22.5 in. x 49 in. (57 x 124.5cm)
Provenance: R. H. Dinihanian, Palm Springs, CA
“M.E.Dinihanian & Sons, Established 1914, Importers of Oriental Rugs, Carpets, Portland 5, Oregon”
“This Rug Cleaned and Serviced 11-83, The House of Quality and Reputation M.E.Dinihanian & Sons, Established 1914, Importers of Oriental Rugs & Broadloom Carpets, 1025 S.W. Washington St., Portland 5, Oregon”
“No. C 186, Make: Kerman Mat Approximate Size 1-10 x 4-0, M.E. Dinihanian & Sons, Inc. Established 1914, Importers of Oriental Rugs, Broadloom Carpets 1025 S.W. Washington St. Portland, Oregon 97205 Price 950.00”