Square Room Size Antique Persian Heriz Serapi Rug 48772
Beautiful Square Room Size Antique Persian Heriz Serapi Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: 1870 – This antique Persian Heriz Serapi Rug was made in 1870 and features contrasting tones of vibrant red and blue as well as accents of more neutral colors.
The border of this Persian Serapi Heriz rug is based in red tones and has a variety of complex patterns. The border is made up of several different rows of colors and patterns, creating a border that frames the central field of the Persian rug very nicely. There are multiple rows within this area, with the central border being the thickest and featuring the most vibrant red. Even in the borders of this beautiful square size rug, that are made up of thinner lines, the patterns within those borders are still very complex while still remaining delicate.
The center field of the antique Persian Heriz Serapi rug features a diamond shape in a lovely subtle ivory color. This diamond shape fits the shape of the Oriental rug and is framed by intricate floral and vine designs on a field of rich blue. Within this ivory diamond shape of this beautiful room size rug, there is a smaller diamond shape made up of more geometric-inspired red and blue shapes. The shapes feature floral inspired designs as well as more abstract designs, making a very interesting dynamic between the two types of elements.
The antique Persian Heriz Serapi rug is very large, measuring about 12 feet by 13 feet, and this makes the delicacy of the designs even more impressive due to their large scale. This demonstrates the skill involved in weaving an antique rug like this, and helps to give this work of art a story and help illustrate it as a true piece of history.