In the subject of handmade carpet weaving, Iranian Kurdistan has two important poles, one of which is the city of Sanandaj and the other is Bijar. People in the Kurdish areas of Sanandaj call it “Sanneh”. Sanandaj dates back to the fourth millennium BC. The weaving of small carpets is common in Sanandaj, which is influenced by the nomadic weavings of that region. The original carpets of Kurdistan, especially Sanandaj, were of a thick fabric. That seems. The use of a fabric in carpet weaving is influenced by handicrafts such as kilim, gabbeh and. Sanandaj is mostly famous for its exquisite kilims, which have a global reputation.
Mahi Design Carpets
The fish design (Mahi Darham) is the main design used by Sanandaj and Saneh carpets. Although in the past various designs were woven in this city, but today most of the handmade carpets in this city are Mahi designs (Herati).
About this Sanandaj Square Carpet with Mahi Design
This is an almost square Persian handmade carpet woven in Sanandaj (Senneh). This carpet is 152 cm long and 131 cm wide and is very finely woven, so that there are more than 320,000 knots per square meter, which is woven by the hands of men and women of Kurdish carpet weaving artists. This Sanneh carpet is woven with a symmetrical knot or in other words, a Turkish knot. The wool used in this carpet is Kurdish and Mariwani sheep wool, which is very delicate. For weaving this carpet, vertical and fixed carpet loom with cotton wrap and weft have been used.
The design of this Sanneh rug is called Mahi. This design is one of the common designs in Kurdistan and it uses many geometric and zigzag designs. In this carpet, natural wool dyed with natural colors has been used. crimson, blue, cream and ivory colors are more visible in the pattern. The patterns used in this carpet along with the bold crimson color of the background give enthusiasm and excitement to the environment and make the room look bigger.
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A handmade Senneh rug with Mahi design (Herati Design). This 30 years old square carpet is for sale online in our online store with the best price.