Vintage Persian Rug, Originated from Ardabil, Geometric Design ~1990


This is a Mahi design Persian carpet woven in the Ardabil northern Iran about 30 years ago. It’s handmade, so each knot on it has been knotted by hand on a traditional Persian carpet-weaving loom and there are over 180.000 knots on each square meter of this rug! So,Weaving such a hand-knotted rug with the hand may take even an entire year for Persian carpet artists. It also made of natural cotton and wool yarns and dyes which make it more worthwhile.

We appreciate and respect your interest in culture and art especially in Persian Carpets in advance.

With all respects if you intend to acquire this carpet the minimum estimated value of this carpet is €1,178 . You can acquire this piece of art by filling the form below.

After making an offer we will contact you to provide free consulting about buying this carpet or any other carpet from our collections that will fit your needs and satisfy your sense of art.


    This is a 2×3 meter handmade Persian carpet knotted it in Ardabil at least 30 years ago. Ardabili carpets are famous for their elegance, lightness, and unique design. The Ardabil carpets design mostly comprises geometric motifs that look like fishes, so they call it Mahi, which means fish in the Persian language. Besides, the underlying color of this rug is a shade of light salmon color. Also, the dyes used in the borders are mostly brown and yellow.

    There are almost 180.000 knots on each square meter of this 2×3 meter carpet which has a 282-cm length and 198-cm wide. Also, They have made the warp and woof of this rug from natural cotton, which gave the carpet a higher level of durability. Also, the wool used in the knots and pile is very soft and thin.

    • No allergenic natural colors
    • Natural color
    • Made of best quality soft wool
    • Heigh density of knots

    This 30 years old 2×3 Meter Ardabil Rug with Mahi Design is for sale now. You can order any Ardabil carpets and other Persian carpets online in Carpetship online store.

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    Brown, Pink




    Handmade (Knotted by hand))


    Approx 30 years

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