- Antique Shiraz Area Rug (5' x 8')
Antique Shiraz Area Rug (5' x 8')
Dimensions: 5'3" x 8'6" (160 cm x 259 cm).
Colors: black, blue, brown, burgundy, gray, light gray, off-white, pink, red, redwood, snow, white, whitesmoke.
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.