Persian Rugs @ MPrugs.com

One of the first online rug stores since 1999


100% High Quality Persian Rugs -- FREE Shipping & 100% Money Back Guarantee -- Call us 24/7: (719) 896-1327

Oval Persian Rugs

General Information & Pictures

Dear Visitor,
Another very rare shape in Persian rugs are oval carpets and this section is will showcase a few that I was fortunate enough to offer in the past and present. Oval Persian carpets are a fairly new design in oriental rugs and have only been around for the last 20 to 30 years. Keep in mind though that we are talking about a very hard to find shape and if you have looked for one on the internet and in stores, you will know what I mean with rare.
There are 3 basic reasons why oval rugs are so darn hard to find. The biggest reason for a small supply is the shape, which is so hard to weave and to maintain. It is extremely hard to first weave the oval shape and then ensure that it will stay oval, that most weavers will not even attempt them. A good example is a large beige oval Tabriz rug that I have had for a number of years and it has a very common problem in oval rugs. As with all of the oriental rugs, it had to be washed after it was completed and one side decided to stretch a tiny bit more than the other, which causes it to have a couple of folds that will not stay flat. Of course, we had already bought the rug at that time so now it's my problem. This is also why I will never buy another odd shaped Persian rug until it is completely done. The second reason why the oval ones are so rare is that there is only a small demand for them and as a rule, the weavers like to make rugs that they can sell quickly at the bazaars or to wholesalers, knowing that their merchandise is popular and in demand. Oval carpets have always been more of a novelty and they need a special place or else the shape will not work with the rest of the decor. Since the retailers know that the demand is very small, they will not bother with the oval rugs and rather invest their money in other types of rugs. The third and final reason is that odd shaped rugs are only available in certain types of Persian rugs and even than are very rare. Most of the oval rugs are made in the high quality range and the most common ones are the Tabriz rugs and sometimes the pure silk Qom rugs, that's about it. Most regions in Iran do not produce any odd shaped rugs and so far at least, I have never seen any oval pieces other than from Tabriz and Qom. If you do come across any other ones, I would love to see a picture of one.
Below you will several examples from current collection of rare oval Persian rugs.


Below are some of our current Oval Persian Rugs and to see all of them, click here: Oval Persian Rugs
10% OFF! Save $875
9x6 oval tabriz persian rug
Rug# A538715  Reserved
Type: IR, Tabriz
9' 10"x6' 7" | 300x200cmcm
Quality: ~350KPSI
Kurkwool & Silk
Reg. Price $8750.00
10% OFF! Now only $7875
3 random rugs collected;
10% OFF! Save $436
11x7 oval wool persian rug with silk highlights
Rug# A581765
Type: IN, Tabriz
11' 4"x7' 10" | 346x240cmcm
Quality: ~350KPSI
Kurkwool & Silk
Reg. Price $4358.00
10% OFF! Now only $3922
3 random rugs collected;
10% OFF! Save $400
11x8 oval wool persian rug with silk highlights
Rug# A581945  Reserved
Type: IN, Tabriz
11' 5"x8' 2" | 347x249cmcm
Quality: ~350KPSI
Kurkwool & Silk
Reg. Price $3995.00
10% OFF! Now only $3596
3 random rugs collected;


Feel free to contact me with any questions.
Mike Panah, Owner of MPrugs
(719) 896-1327
E-mail: Office@mprugs.com



Persian Rugs Payment for MPrugs.com

Home

All Images are Copyright of Mike Panah
All Rights Reserved Persian Rugs from MPrugs is also found at Facebook MPrugs is on Twitter
Webmaster: Mike Panah - Office@mprugs.com