- Vintage Shiraz Area Rug (3' x 4')
Vintage Shiraz Area Rug (3' x 4')
Dimensions: 3'4" x 4'7" (102 cm x 140 cm).
Colors: antiquewhite, blue, brown, dark red, dim gray, fiord, gray, light slate gray, maroon, off-white, pink, red, 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.