Mazandaran kilims

Mazandaran kilims from the northern part of Iran was unknown in western carpet trade until 2002 where Parviz Tanavoli published his book “Persian flatweaves“. In older times these kilims were used as comfortable coverings and as wall hangings keeping the houses warm in the cold mountainous area.

Mazandaran Kilim, North West Persia, Mazandaran province late 19th century. Lot 198 Rippon Boswell auction 25 March 2017
Finely weaved Mazandaran area kilim. Exhibitor Werner Weber, Zurich
Mazandaran kilim exhibited by Werner Weber. Nominated as best antique carpet at Domotex 2010.

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