Persian Tabriz Antique Rug BB5937
Persian Tabriz Antique Rug Description:
This circa-1920 antique Persian Tabriz rug features an all-over design of interspersed stylized floral patterns in shades of inky blue and bone white, against a field of abrashed beige. A main border containing Oriental-style floral abstractions completes the look of the antique carpet. The famous textile-manufacturing city of Tabriz, the Azerbaijani-populated province in the north west of Iran, boasts one of the oldest antique rug weaving centers in the world and produces a large variety of carpets characterized by having an especially fine knot density (indicative of high quality hand-knotted rugs for sale). An Persian rug patterns can be made of cotton or silk and woven as a pile carpet or flat-weave. A refined palette reliant on copper tones, terracotta and ivory, with shades of blue and subtle touches of gold, green and salmon are prevalent in these carpets.