antique qashqa'i tribal rug fars province southwest persia

Antique Qashqa'i Tribal Rug, Fars Province, South-West Persia.



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Beautiful shades of madder-red and indigo-ble dominate the ground of this lovely tribal rug - made by Qashqa'i nomads around 1900. Particulary attractive too is the clear ivory border depicting a continuous floral vine - symbolically representing the eternal cycle of life.
The central lozenge - peculiar to the Qashqa'i - represents the Qashqa'i scorpion. The rug is in very good overall condition.
Size: 2.00m x 1.60m (6' 7" x 5' 3").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: BM/PS1


Height = 200 cm (79")
Width = 160 cm (63")
Depth = 0 cm (0")

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