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Persian carpet, Heriz, 328 x 252 cm

Lot reference 12780287
Persian carpet, Heriz, 328 x 252 cm

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Wool/cotton – approx. 250,000 knots/m²

Material: Wool on cotton
Manufacturing period: 1950-1999
Country: Iran

Origin: Heriz;
Measurements: 328 x 252 cm;
Material: wool;

Knot density: approx. 250,000–300,000 knots/m².
With certificate of authenticity and a one year warranty.

Condition: Excellent, please view the photos.
Worldwide shipping with UPS.
Professionally cleaned;
No.: 5327
The village of Heriz is located just west of Tabriz, in the Persian occupied part of Azerbaijan. Heriz rugs can often be distinguished by their straight-lined designs, a deviation from the traditional arabesques and scrolls that are typical of Persian carpet manufacturing. A large, central, striped medallion with corners, or an entire design of highly stylised flower patterns is quite typical. Repeated patterns are less common. The pile is thick and heavy and the colour scheme is rich and varied. Older Heriz rugs had coloured bases and medallions, usually in indigo. The finer rugs use the "double outline" technique, in which the design of the rug is separated from the field by two lines in different colours.
These carpets are often large and very durable, which makes them suitable for hallways and public areas. The wool is shortened to an average length. The rug is considered to be one of the best of the slightly simpler rugs in all of Persia.

This rug was exported from Iran before 1 January 2015.

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Feedback score: 98.2%
Reviews given: 384
Member since: September 7, 2015
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    Alles bestens. Schöner Teppich.
    Schnelle Lieferung. Danke sehr.

    04Katha03 October 16, 2017

  • Product as described, a good experience.

    Plitmanen October 13, 2017

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    Prachtig tapijt, ruikt ook erg fris.

    pbierdrager October 12, 2017

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    Tutto in perfetto stato. venditore disponibile e collaborativo.
    Ha sempre fornito informazioni sul percorso della spedizione.

    ROCCOTESTONE October 10, 2017

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