Antique Persian Shiraz Square Rug, No.20706 - Galerie Shabab

Antique Persian Shiraz Square Rug

No. 20706
Persia, 1925
5 ft. 5 in. x 6 ft. 4 in.
(1.64 x 1.92 m)

An antique Persian Shiraz Square rug. The beige field displays two pole medallions and a whole flock of domestic chickens, a favorite motif of the Khamseh tribal weavers of southwest Persia. A few dogs also infiltrate the lively design. The main border employs stepped crosses among the numerous framing patterns.

  • Hand-knotted in Persia
  • Wool
  • One-of-a-kind