Antique Afshar Tribal Rug
On a soft camel-coloured ground can be seen a field of 'dragon & phoenix' symbols in very stylised form, symbolising the fight between good and evil. The wool quality is soft and glossy and the colours beautifully saturated.
Origin: Afshar Tribes, Kerman Province, South Persia
Size: 1.45 x 1.23m (4ft 9in x 4ft 0in ).
Date: Circa 1880
Condition: Excellent with a few expertly done minor reweaves.