Antique Afshar Persian Rug 50045
Antique Afshar Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – Bold geometry, rich symbolism, and vivid, singular coloration contribute to the marvelous beauty of this stunning piece. Handwoven by Afshar tribal artists in southeastern Iran, the piece’s sophisticated artistry begins in the outer borders, evident in the rich reds, deep blues, and elegant pale blossoms. A crenellated fence separates the contrasting floral borders from the fascinating heart of this striking antique rug. A rich ochre background provides the robust base of the carpet, creating a striking contrast against the breathtaking pattern. Rendered primarily in rich blues and coppers, the motifs depict stylized chrysanthemums and traditional vase design unique to Afshar carpets. Bold, rich, and striking, the artistry and rich symbolism of this stunning piece ensure a unique and stunning statement piece.