A very fine part silk Nain rug, Central Persia
The indigo field with with palette and leafy vine around floral and arabesque medallion. Sandy-beige spandrels similar. In sandy-beige polychrome palmettes and flowering vine border between flora and plain stripes. Classic for this type with well drawn design and good colour scheme. This rug has full pile, vert soft and lustrous kurk wool and past silk. Ends with short fringes, secured. Selvages original. Very finely woven rug.