Persian Pictorial Tabriz 3×5 Wool and Silk Wall Hanging

$2,145.00

The city of Tabriz is situated 600 kilometers west of Teheran. It is one of the largest cities in Iran and also the capital in the province of Azerbajdzjan. Tabriz is one of the largest and oldest rug-making areas in Iran, resulting in a la …

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The city of Tabriz is situated 600 kilometers west of Teheran. It is one of the largest cities in Iran and also the capital in the province of Azerbajdzjan. Tabriz is one of the largest and oldest rug-making areas in Iran, resulting in a large variety of designs and quality of manufacture.


A Tabriz rug usually has a short pile, with strong reds or blues on an ivory background. The patterns can consist of a centrally placed medallion surrounded by arabesques, weeping willows and cypresses. Another popular motif is the four seasons, which represent the life of the Persian farmer during spring, summer, autumn and winter.


Tabriz rugs are frequently of higher knot density, and can be heaver and thicker than other Iranian carpets. They are woven with a symmetrical knot on a cotton foundation.

Actual Size 5' 6" X 3' 9"
Product Type Tapestries & Wall Art
Type Tabriz
Construction Hand Knotted
Style Traditional
Country of Origin Iran
Period 20th Century 3rd Qtr
Pile Material Wool & Silk
Foundation Material Cotton
Design Pictorial
Pattern Curvilinear
Colour Tags Blue, Multi
Palette Saturated
Condition Used-like-new
Condition Notes Excellent Condition

Additional information

Weight 25.00 lbs
Dimensions 66.000002112 × 8.000000256 × 8.000000256 in

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