6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940
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6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940 6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940 6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940 6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940 6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940 6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940 6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940

6 x 8 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug 71940

Size: 05'09 x 07'07
Main Color: Red
Age: Vintage
Origin: Egypt
Transaction type: Cr
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71940 Vintage Egyptian Serapi Rug, 05'09 x 07'07.

Egyptian Persian Serapi rugs are a distinctive fusion of traditional Persian Serapi rug elements with the craftsmanship and materials of Egyptian rug-making traditions, renowned for their intricate geometric or floral patterns and vibrant colors, frequently featuring central medallion designs. Despite the name implying an Iranian origin, these rugs are crafted in Egypt, where artisans employ traditional methods to produce these exquisite pieces, prized by collectors for their unique blend of Persian and Egyptian influences, durability, and cultural significance as decorative items in homes.

Timeless elegance and Persian nostalgia converge in this vintage Egyptian Serapi rug, meticulously hand-knotted from wool. Its intricate geometric tribal design, intertwined with a harmonious blend of soft colors and earthy hues, exudes a classic charm. At the heart of this masterpiece lies a serrated concentric medallion, adorned with rectilinear botanical filigree, commanding attention with its captivating presence. The pink corner spandrels are embellished with enigmatic motifs, rosettes, and tribal symbols, adding further richness to its design. Enclosing the composition is a Samovar border, accented by carnation meander guard borders, providing a refined frame to this Egyptian Serapi rug.

This rug encapsulates the essence of cultural fusion, blending traditional Persian craftsmanship with the timeless allure of Egyptian rug-making traditions. Its intricate details and meticulous weaving techniques speak volumes about the skill and artistry of the artisans who crafted it. Each element, from the geometric tribal patterns to the delicate botanical motifs, tells a story of heritage and craftsmanship passed down through generations.

As a decorative piece, this Egyptian Serapi rug not only enhances the aesthetic appeal of any space but also serves as a testament to the rich history of cultural exchange and artistic expression. Whether adorning the floors of a living room, dining area, or study, its presence adds warmth, character, and a sense of history to any room. With its timeless beauty and enduring quality, this vintage rug is not just a furnishing but a cherished heirloom that transcends time and trends.

  • Rendered in variegated shades of tan, red, pink, sky blue, navy blue, rose, baby blue, celadon, beige, and charcoal with other accent colors.
  • Abrash.
  • Hand knotted wool.
  • Made in Egypt.
  • Measures: 05'09 x 07'07.
  • Date: 1970s. Late 20th Century.