This is an authentic vintage Persian Heriz rug hand knotted in Iran. Woven with an all wool pile on a cotton foundation. No worn areas, this rug is in excellent condition. Other Colors: Ivory, Brown, Grey, Blue, Pink.
Heriz (Heris) is a city situated to the north-east of the city Tabriz in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Heriz carpets are durable and hard-wearing and they can last for generations. Heriz rugs are often woven in geometric, bold patterns with a large medallion dominating the field. Similar rugs from the neighboring towns and villages of the Heriz region are Afshar, Mehraban, Sarab, Bakhshaish, and Gorevan.
Rugs from Heriz are generally of a more coarse weave with a knot density usually ranging from 30-100 KPSI, It is rare to see a rug over 100 KPSI that would look like an authentic Heriz unless it is an antique silk Heriz. Common colors are red, rust, rose, brown, blue and ivory. The item "Vintage Persian Heriz Rug, 8'x11', Red/Blue, All wool pile" is in sale since Sunday, April 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Rugs & Carpets".The seller is "erugbazaar" and is located in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.