Antique Tribal Persian Qashqai Rug 50393
4 ft 5 in (1.35 m)
9 ft (2.74 m)
Antique Persian Qashqai Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1920– The Qashqai are a confederation of nomadic tribes in Southwestern Iran. Known for producing ornate rugs made entirely of wool from sheep and goats, these rugs have been a part of the cultural fabric of the Qashqai for centuries. These rugs typically use brown, beige, and reddish colors. This is a gorgeous example of a Qashqai rug; notice the geometric shapes, the soft earthen tones, and the repeated medallion patterns. This intricate antique rug is a true testament to the rich, ancient culture of the Qashqai people.