A Shiraz carpet is a type of Persian rug made in the villages around the city of Shiraz. Shiraz is a city in the south west region of Iran, sited practically Please see my store items for more selections.
Excellent Condition. No odor, repair or stains, very soft and supple wool, this piece is one of those that are made out of 100% hand spun wool with vegetable dye! 5′-6″x7′-2″ (168cm x 215cm), DSC03377
The designs tend to come from settled tribal weavers so they mimic
Qashqai, Khamseh, Afshar, Abadeh and Luri designs. Since the weavers are
using fixed looms the rugs tend to be larger and often coarser than
their tribal counterparts. Shiraz rugs are not often very finely
knotted, with both Qashqai and Abadeh both having a finer knot. Shiraz
utilizes the Persian (asymmetrical) knot.
upon the old Persian Persepolis. Shiraz rugs are not usually made in a
large factory, with the majority of them being woven by home weavers and
taken into the main bazaar to be sold, most often, to traders who will
group a sizeable range of these rugs and sell them to smaller traders or
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A Shiraz carpet is a type of Persian rug made in the villages around the city of Shiraz.
Shiraz is a city in the south west region of Iran, sited practically
Please see my store items for more selections.