Antique Persian Tabriz BB6324 11'0" × 17'6"
This exquisite antique Tabriz rug is a classic example of the eminent Persian craftsmanship, known and appreciated throughout the world for centuries. Perfect both in intricate design and execution of the best quality wool, this pile carpet is truly a masterpiece of weaving art of the highest order. The allover pattern consist of most recognizable Oriental motifs, such as Shah Abbas, palmettes, lotus flowers, vases and Persian roses called ‘gül’, each requiring high knot density and carrying a specific meaning. Its main, as well as outer and inner border, is likewise adorned with tasteful floral design which beautifully finishes the whole glamorous composition. The toned color palette is what gives this pile-woven wonder a final touch. Brown, which in Persian symbolisms stands for fertility, is complemented by light shades of beige and taupe. This remarkable antique rug, coming from the iconic Tabriz weaving center, is crème de la crème of Oriental carpets. It is a rarity and a real treat for all rug connoisseurs.