Marvelous Antique Persian Heriz Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa date: 1900 – Heriz is the largest city in a district of over 30 smaller villages that each produce a distinctive rug design. The antique Persian Heriz rugs are known for their elegance and are often larger. One of the features that stands out about the Persian Heriz Serapi rugs is the large scale of the geometric design and central medallion motifs. This one is a rare find in that it is smaller and is the perfect size rug for an average room, but it still has a large-scale, open design that will make any room look more expansive.
The Persian rug weavers were skilled in angular tribal designs, and they brought these unique artistic qualities to the elegant Persian rugs of this famous city. This Persian Heriz rug was created at the turn of the 20th century and features the beautiful colors and breathtaking design elements that made these antique rugs famous throughout the centuries.
The best feature of Heriz and Persian Serapi rugs is that they are versatile. The curves and gentle sweeping floral patterns give them motion and make them perfect for traditional or antique furniture. The angular nature of the motifs gives them a tribal flavor which suitable for a Boho Chic or eclectic room design. This small rug shows the precision and artistry that one typically finds in formal carpets of the region.
The formal carpet weaving centers of the city had access to the lustrous, durable wool produced by many of the area tribes. They also had access to a range of dye materials and techniques that allowed them to create an almost endless array of breathtaking designs.
The warm rug colors of this antique Heriz rug complement a range of modern furniture styles in both neutral and rich tones. The antique Persian Heriz rugs are known as some of the most beautiful in the world, and they are known for a soft feel underfoot. The symmetry of the design brings elegance to the room, and the rich colors create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. This antique geometric rug is the perfect design for almost any interior setting, whether traditional or modern.