6' 7'' x 3' 7'' Shiraz Authentic Persian Hand Knotted Area Rug - 112746

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Product Description

Collection: Shiraz Rug.
Age: 40-60 Years (Semi Antique).
Size FT: 6' 7'' x 3' 7'' .
Size CM: 200 cm x 110 cm.
Colors: Blue, Red, Brown, Yellow, Green.
Material: 100% Natural Wool and Cotton.
Has fringe.

Shiraz Rugs
Shiraz rugs, also known as Shiraz carpets, are a type of hand knotted rug originating from the city of Shiraz in southern Persia. These rugs are known for their bold geometric designs and vibrant colors.
One of the distinguishing features of Shiraz rugs is their uniqueness. The weavers of Shiraz draw inspiration from the local landscape, flora, and fauna, resulting in a wide variety of designs and motifs. These designs can include animal figures, birds, and flowers, as well as geometric shapes and patterns.
Another notable feature of Shiraz rugs is their durability. The weavers use a tight knotting technique that creates a sturdy and long-lasting weave. The wool used in these rugs is also known for its durability and resilience, making them a popular choice for high-traffic areas.
Shiraz rugs are also known for their rich colors. The weavers use natural dyes made from plants and minerals, resulting in a range of vibrant hues such as deep reds, blues, and greens. These colors are often combined in intricate and striking patterns, creating a visually stunning effect.
Finally, Shiraz rugs are highly valued for their cultural significance. The city of Shiraz has a long history of rug-making, and the designs and patterns used in these rugs reflect the region's rich cultural heritage. Each rug uniquely expresses the weaver's creativity and artistic vision.
In conclusion, Shiraz rugs are a beautiful and unique addition to any home. Their bold designs, vibrant colors, and cultural significance make them a valuable piece of art history, while their durability and resilience make them a practical and functional choice for any space.

Original name: Shiraz Rug.
Alternative name(s): Shiraz Carpet.
Origin: Fars.
Category: Village, Nomadic.
Common designs: Afshan, Geometric.
Dyeing method: Natural, Synthetic.
Pile material: Wool.
Foundation material: Cotton, Wool, Goat Hair.
Knot type: Asymmetrical (Persian), Symmetrical (Ghiordes).

At Los Angeles Home of Rugs, we are delighted to offer you a wide selection of authentic Persian rugs. We only stock hand knotted rugs that are not machine made, or handmade rugs through a variety of techniques, including hand-tufting, hand-hooking, or hand-weaving. This ensures that you receive a unique and high-quality product that will last for years to come. Read More

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