2’ 8” x 4’ 3” A Persian Bidjar area rug in a “Herati” design from the 1st quarter of the 1900s. The rug is a brilliant red color with green, blue, and ivory designs. The corner spandrels are in navy blue and cream colors with small flowers in red. The border is navy blue with flowers in red, and pink colors. There is a small central medallion in navy blue and cream colors. Bidjar rugs are renowned for their very tight weave and high knot count and are often referred to as “The Iron Rugs of Persia”!
- Dimensions: 2’ 8” x 4’ 3”
- Date of Manufacture: 1st Quarter of the 1900s
- Place of Origin: Persia
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation with organic vegetable dyes
- Condition: Wear consistent with age and use