Persian rugs are luxurious items in their making and status. To invest in Persian rugs can be a good option for those who are looking to diversify their investment in to new and different things, such as art which has antique value and utility. Persian rugs, also known as Oriental rugs have their values based on many factors. Investment in Persian rugs can apprise for the following qualities relating to the Persian rug.
- If you invest in Persian rugs which are rare or have some historical importance
- Current quality and condition of the rug and if how much better it is than the similar Persian rugs
- if you invest in Persian rugs of bigger size, your Persian rug has most chances of aprisal, like in diamonds.
Where Are Persian Rugs Made and Originated From
Persian rugs, as the name depicts, were first made in Persia, mainly in the countries of Iran, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan. The art of rug weaving originated in Iran me than 2500 years ago. The Iranian Persian rugs altogether have a different look and presentation to your eyes. If you invest in Persian rugs, you can easily differentiate it from the other rugs only by looking at it. Hence the Iranian Persian rugs are the most sought and people invest in Persian rugs of Iran relatively higher than the other Persian rugs.
Persian rugs are known for their rich color, the varied artistic designs and patterns. They are treasured possessions in the places such as museums, galleries, mansions, famous buildings etc. There are three types of Persian rugs, they are Silk on silk, Silk on Wool and Wool on wool. Silk on silk is considered to be the most refined and priced for its extreme quality and comfort. With time, the value of all the hand knotted fine carpets go up in good percentages, provided they are well preserved.
An easy and simple way to find out the best rug while you want to invest in Persian rugs, is to just see if you naturally, only by giving a glance at the rug, find it stunning enough. Adding to that could be the aspects like knots per inch, type of rug, age of rug, origin of rug and the ones that have been discussed in the beginning of the article.