"Ru-Korsi" Kilim

8'6" x 7'9" (255cm x 233cm)
Iran, Bidjar Province: Early 20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim): wool
(On Hold)
Medium, Large, Kilims, Plain & Simple
A large, square shaped, tribal kilim from the vicinity of Bidjar in Persian Kurdistan. Such kilims are referred to as "ru-korsi", a cover for the low table (korsi), around which the family or guests gather for meals and other special occasions. This is a large example, woven in two symmetrical halves and joined with a seam in the middle. A simple old weaving with great modern/minimalist appeal.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean