Contact us to advertise here! info@rugrag.com

Like the rugs mentioned here? Jump to the bottom for purchasing options!

     
 

Palmette

Palmette

The palmette is a design element said to resemble a cross section, or sometimes side view, of a woven stylized Lotus Flower.  palmettes are found in many rugs, and take many different shapes/forms, colors and incorporation in design.  It is not entirely uncommon a palmette would be a stand alone design element, although they sometimes may be woven in with an Islimi (eslimi) or other interconnected design elements.

 

Silk Heriz

Above: A silk Heriz from Sotheby's Auction April 10 & 11, 1981 (Lot 404)

Palmette

Above: A Palmette design element from a very high grade Meshed/isfahan carpet (Below) made in Persia.

High Quality Meshed/Isfahan

 

 

 

 

Be the first to rate this post

  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Share this!
Facebook Digg Technorati del.icio.us Google StumbleUpon Live E-mail this story to a friend!
 
     
     
 

Want to purchase rugs like the ones mention in this post? Here are some options...

Isfahan


Moderately priced: Take a look at Isfahan Design Rugs up for bid on eBay!
Inexpensive: Take a look at Isfahan Design Rugs up for bid on eBay!
 
     

Look for the RRA Button before purchasing your Rug

Rug Association Members

USA:

AREA RUGS

UK: LITTLE PERSIA

TR: CARPET VIEW

BAV: DJOHARIAN

Become a Member

Seller Guidelines

Rug Rag Social Network Twitter

Rug Rag Social Network Facebook

 

Subscribe