Medallion Carpet, The Ardabil Carpet


Medallion Carpet, The Ardabil Carpet, Unknown artist (Maqsud Kashani is named on the carpet's inscription), Persian: Safavid Dynasty, silk warps and wefts with wool pile (25 million knots, 340 per sq. inch), 1539-40 C.E., Tabriz, Kashan, Isfahan or Kirman, Iran (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Medallion Carpet, The Ardabil Carpet, Unknown artist (Maqsud Kashani is named on the carpet’s inscription), Persian: Safavid Dynasty, silk warps and wefts with wool pile (25 million knots, 340 per sq. inch), 1539-40 C.E., Tabriz, Kashan, Isfahan or Kirman, Iran (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Cite this page as: Gwen Shaw, "Medallion Carpet, The Ardabil Carpet," in Smarthistory, December 30, 2015, accessed July 22, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/the-ardabil-carpet/screen-shot-2015-12-29-at-9-03-12-pm/.