- Antique Afshar Area Rug (4' x 5')
Antique Afshar Area Rug (4' x 5')
Dimensions: 4'4" x 5'10" (132 cm x 178 cm).
Colors: blue, brown, dark gray, gray, light gray, off-white, orange, silver.
Afshar is a tribal group of people located in Southwest Iran, the Caucasian mountains, and Turkey. Most Afshari rugs are produced in village workshops in Southwest Iran. They are woven mostly on wool in a squarish format. The design usually features three center medallions surrounded by small geometric motifs where the use of botehs in the design is common.