A rare and fine late 19th century Silk Tabriz Prayer Rug
Hand knotted in silk
In excellent condition
The city of Tabriz in the far northwest of Persia is renowened for its beautiful weavings. Overall floral and medallion designs are finely woven in pastel colourings or with strong bold colourings, generally in wool but also in pure silk.
161 × 117 cm5’3” x 3’10”