White and Sky Blue Hand Knotted Oriental Rug For Sale
The main pattern of this hand knotted silk rug is Eslimi snake line pattern and Shah Abbas pattern.
From the Islamic culture of the Eslimi snake line pattern, the swirl of branches spread, represents the eternal life and the meaning of reincarnation, mainly used for the background and inner boundary of an Oriental rug.
A central pattern on oriental rugs consisting of arabesque, palmettes and lotus-motifs in elegant shapes which demand a high knot density. The Shah Abbas pattern was developed during Shah Abbas I regency and is common in Keshan, Isfahan, Mashad and Nain carpets and also in carpets that copy the Persian style such as India, China and Pakistan.