Large amazing vintage Persian Heriz carpet from Northwest Iran.
The condition is excellent with almost no signs of wear on the wool pile. An extremely thick and plush rug, it is quite heavy.
Fringes and side cords are in great condition.
Vintage and antique Heriz carpets are a great favorite of interior designers as they match beautifully with a range of decors. They are getting difficult to find at affordable prices, and many of the Heriz rugs currently available in the US are poorly made 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.
Main colors are red, black, ivory, olive green, white, blue, brick red, salmon, and several other subtle shades.
Exact size is 11 ft. 8 in. by 7 ft. 10 in. 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. This carpet was woven near the city of Heriz.
Shipping will be $99 within the continental U.S. Free pickup in Tucson, AZ.
This is a heavy carpet — nearing a hundred pounds in weight.
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