Antique Persian Bakhtiari Carpet 10'2"x 16'4"
A spectacular oversize Antique tribal Bakhtiari Carpet! It is getting very hard to find top notch Bakhtiari carpets now that their appeal is finally being recognized. Isfahan is the major collecting point for Bakhtiari carpets woven in 100-150 villages scattered through out the Zagross foot hills. In the Safavid era, King Shah-Abass resettled Turkomen and other different ethnic groups from with in the Persian Empire to the present day Bakhtiari region, which resulted in very fascinating designs as the different ethnic groups borrowed and adapted elements of each others designs. 10'2"x 16'4"