Description & Technical information

Sharabian (Heriz area) owes its reputation to large sizes of knotted rugs, but also has many kilims.
Iranian Azerbaïdjan comprehends the four Iranian provinces in the utmost upper Northwestern part of the country. At home, the Azeri speak Turkish although education is in Farsi. There are also minorities who speak their own languages.
Tabriz, Khoy, Heriz, Ardabil, Mianeh, Zandjan, Maraghe etc., are important weaving places but very many villages and hamlets produces great variety of kilims and rugs.

Date:  Around 1930
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Iran
Medium: warp and weft: wool
Dimensions: 360 x 210 cm (141⁷/₁₀ x 82⁷/₁₀ inches)
Categories: Textiles