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worn to perfection antique sarouk hallway runner 7 x 3 ft

Sarouk antique rug 7 x 3 ft hand knotted runner for sale

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Sarouk antique rug 7 x 3 ft hand knotted for sale
Design: Traditional Sarouk American 
Size: 7 x 3 ft - 205 x 88 cm
Condition: Very good, 
Materials: Wool
 
Age: ca. 100 years, 1920´s.
 

Sarouk rugs - for sale

What is a Sarouk rug?

Rugs with the name Sarouk, Saruk or Sarough usually come from the town of the same name. In old times it was named Arak or Sultanabad

What are the qualities of Sarouk rugs?

Rugs from Sarouk are available in many variations, both in terms of pattern and quality. The knot density of the hand-knotted rugs starts at around 100 knots per inch² for simple pieces and reaches up to 400 knots per inch² for rarely fine work. The motifs are usually floral or patterned with a medallion, all over design or arabsekes.

How much do Sarouk rugs cost?

A simple wool rug with a low knot density costs less than 300 USD  in the size 5 x 3 ft, a rarely fine piece can well cost over 1500 USD in the same size. The knotting density, the amount of work and the material used are decisive. Antique Sarouk rugs are looked after in very good condition. The better the condition, the higher the price.

Rugs from Sarouk are among the most popular Persian carpets. The reasons for this are simple: high-quality craftsmanship, fine knotting, fine materials and elaborate designs give Sarouk carpets the exclusive touch.