Persian Lion carpet made by the Gashgai nomads ca 99 x 157 cm
Persian Lion carpet made by the Gashgai nomads
As a tribute to the last Persian lions(Leo Persicus) which unfortunately was hunted into extinktion
in the middle of the 1960ths. These original wool carpets are very hard to come by.
And now a days should be considered a collectors item.
Size ca 99 x 157 cm.
Wool pile on wool foundation.
Ca 90000 knots per sqm.