APPROX 30-50 YR OLD PERSIAN SHIRAZ HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 6' X 12': Traditional colors and designs of the Shiraz were used in making this rug. There is a row of medallions within medallions with red and blue centers and white and grey/blue exteriors. The color combinations alternate up the red/orange field that has a dark blue zig-zag inner border. Large long leaves are placed in rows around the edges of the medallions and the field, and lots of small flowers are scattered in between. The mostly white ground guard borders are around the blue main border.
CONDITION: Condition good for its age except for some color run at one end onto the fringe.