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Gashgai

  • Categories :Persian carpets
  • N° Items:54385-53456
  • Country of origin:Iran / Persia
  • Dimension:282x200cm
  • Manufacturing:Hand-knotted
  • Pile:Wool
  • Warp:Wool
  • Knot density:150-250.000/m²
  • Age:New
  • Delivery within:13 Days
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Gashgai


The Kashghai are Iran’s largest and most well known tribe. They speak a Turkish dialect, and are believed to have come from the Caucasus in the 18th century to their current areas, around Shiraz in the Fars Province of southern Iran. Their belligerent attitude has lead to conflicts with changing governments, as well as other tribes in the area. Both their rugs and the women’s clothing clearly show their skills and love of colours. Many subtribes exist, the most important ones being the Bilvedi, the Shishbouki, the Darashuri, and the Kashkuli. The Kashghai knot numerous types of rugs, but a characteristic product can be distinguished by its wool construction, the sturdy ridges on the back, its strong, deep colours (especially the red), as well as by the use of traditional motifs such as Harshang or the crab. The patterns are geometrical, typically with three or five medallions along the centre of the rug or in the middle and corners. The entire field is usually covered in small geometrical motifs. Persepolis motifs can often be found in the rugs. The Kashghai are also famous for their older crafts, such as horse blankets, saddlebags, and rope. The products of other tribes, such as the Kamseh and the Lori, are often mistaken for those of the Kashghai.

 

Map of Shiraz-Gashgai Iran

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Bonjour Monseur Claeys-Madame Mengal. Je vous confirme la bonne livraison de mon tapis, je vous félicite pour le sérieux de votre site, ainsi que pour la rapidité de lâ??envoi. Pour preuve, je vous envoi par mail 2 photos du tapis posé, la première avant la pose de la table, en attendant quâ??il se détende, lâ??autre une fois posé avec la table et les chaises dessus. Je suis très contente du résultat final. Sachez que si je dois faire un nouvel achat, je ferai de nouveau appel à vos services, il me reste juste à trouver à quel endroit je pourrai mettre un nouveau tapis!!!!!!!!! Bien à vous A.Pinsard
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