Beautiful and Finely Woven Antique Persian Sarouk Farahan Tree of Life Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – This antique Persian rug is luxuriously detailed, with intricate designs reaching from corner to corner. Borders rich with blossoms flow in chains among one another, creating frames for the focal point of the work. A beautifully executed tree of life design is set at the center of this antique Sarouk Farahan rug, overflowing with ample details that draw the eye inward. Large vases support doves in exotic, attention-grabbing shades of gold and scarlet, cobalt, light greens and cream. The tree of life itself spills forth with blossoms of every variety, covering the work with a beautiful testament to the glory and reach of nature. Wolves and monkeys frolic at the topmost reaches of the tree, their faces joyful. A luxurious antique carpet that is rare, fine and truly miraculous work of antique textile art.