84. A welcoming Lilihan floral Rug

Lilihan or Lilian Persian Rug village hand-spun wool

84. Provenance: Lilihan, Arak, West Persia

Size: 144 x 110cm

Age: Circa 1930

Condition: Excellent Design: Woven by people who's ancestors came from the Caucasus in the 17th Century, but the floral designs show no indication of this origin. The designs appealed to the US and European markets from the late 19th Century.

Colours: Pale, harmonious shades. An unusual turquoise.

Materials: Wool pile on cotton foundation.

Price: $465