Solomon's - Qom (Kum) persian rugs
The look: Qom
(Kum) rugs have excellently fine visages. Majority of Qom rugs and carpets
are small (Ghaliche). Qom rugs are of the best materials available -
silk, or soft kork wool. Qoms are so stately that many people hang them
on walls. Qom rugs have lots of curvature and floral designs. They do
also have landscape features or historical story-telling motifs.
The general feel for
quality: The quality of Qom rugs can vary. Most newer Qoms have
better qualities and patterns. Most of the high quality Qom rugs are
made by pure silk with very high knot counts. Qom silk rugs are one
of the most ornate and desired rugs in Iran and around the world.
Shape and style: The
majority of Qom rugs and carpets are small to mid size (2'x4' to 5'x7').
Color: Qom rugs have varieties of colors where red, blue and ivory are common colors.
Pile texture: Soft silk and/or very thin kork wool.
are mostly cotton, wefts either silk, cotton or wool.
Solomon's finest sources: Qom is a holy city located in central Iran south of Tehran, and near Dasht-e-KAVIR, the large salt desert. There are tombs after many kings from the Safavid dynasty of the Persian empire.
example of a Solomon's Qom (Kum) persian rug
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