- Vintage Shiraz Area Rug (5' x 8')
Vintage Shiraz Area Rug (5' x 8')
Dimensions: 5'4" x 8'8" (163 cm x 264 cm).
Colors: brown, dark gray, gainsboro, gray, light gray, off-white, orange, pink, silver.
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.