- Vintage Jijim Area Rug (5' x 7')
Vintage Jijim Area Rug (5' x 7')
Dimensions: 5'3" x 7'8" (160 cm x 234 cm).
Colors: blue, brown, fiord, gray, light blue, light gray, light slate gray, off-white, red, silver, slate gray.
Jijim is a flat weave. It is usually woven on a horizontal loom in a similar way as a Kilim, but where warps are grouped together, they often have brocaded embellishments. They were used as bed covers or curtains and are mostly found in northwest Iran, Turkey, and the Caucasus.