Antique Persian Tabriz Rug BB7479 10'5" × 14'6" $60,000
This early 20th-century Northwest Persian Tabriz antique carpet was made in Tabriz, the capital of the northwestern Iranian province of Azerbaijan, which for centuries has been the center of Persian culture and the most important weaving center in Persia. The antique rug has a moss green field carrying a garden design of linked enlarged palmettes and flowering vinery in an allover trellis within a caramel palmette and flowerhead border.
In addition to its artistic value, this antique Persian rug can boast of exceptional workmanship. It was carefully hand-knotted out of wool by a skilled artisan in accordance with traditional techniques. Thanks to such execution, this antique Persian rug still looks as if it was just taken down from the looms. If properly maintained, it will serve its owners foe generations without any signs of wear.
Antique Persian Tabriz Rug BB7479