- Vintage Shiraz Area Rug (5' x 7')
Vintage Shiraz Area Rug (5' x 7')
Dimensions: 5'3" x 7'8" (160 cm x 234 cm).
Colors: brown, dim gray, gray, off-white, orange, sienna, tan.
Shiraz is the capital city of Fars province in south western Iran and is major collection center for the regions tribal and village rugs. They are woven on a wool foundation with an asymmetrical knot, usually with medallions on a densely covered field of geometric and animal motifs. One of the most well known tribes in the area are the Qashqai.