Large vintage Persian Heriz carpet from Northwest Iran.
The condition is excellent with no signs of wear on the wool pile. A thick and plush rug, it is also heavy for its size.
Side cords and fringes are in great condition.
Out of a Dutch estate.
Vintage and antique Heriz carpets are a great favorite of interior designers as they match beautifully with a range of decors. They can be difficult to find at affordable prices, and many of the Heriz rugs currently available in the US are Indian copies.
Natural wool woven onto natural cotton. Last photo with Morgan silver dollar shows the back of the rug.
The rug can be used in a high foot traffic area of the home or under a table and chairs. Although better to display it in all its splendor if possible.
Main colors are multiple reds, apricot, gold, golden orange, salmon, black, white, and blues.
Exact size is 12 ft. 6 in. by 9 ft. 1950s 1960s
The Heriz or Serapi medallion design is one of the most popular in the world, and originated in the northwest of Persia. This motif favors a large central medallion and a wide elegant border.
These rugs are well known for their durability and have been popular with collectors for over a century. Natural wool woven onto natural cotton in the mountains of the Heriz Province.
This is an authentic Heriz rug from Persia. These rugs are produced in the villages scattered across the slopes of Mount Sabalan, northeast of Tabriz.
Shipping is $99 in the continental U.S. Or possible free pickup near Stockton – Sacramento – San Andreas – East Bay Area with prior arrangement.
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