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Vintage Shiraz Rug - 5' x 7'10

Regular price $800.00 Sale

Shiraz rug was handwoven during the third quarter of the 20th century. 

This cheerful Shiraz rug features rows of birds in a bright and poppy color palette of orange, yellow, pink, green, navy, and white on a raspberry ground. Every two rows of more abstracted mythological birds alternate with one row of more realistic figural birds. The whole composition is framed by a strong and dynamic orange border.

In good condition with some fraying to the edges on two corners. Medium pile a thick, heavy handle.


Size: 5' x 7'10" [152cm x 239cm]

Age: Q3 20th Century (1950-1975)

Type of Rug: Shiraz

Material: Wool with a cotton foundation

Pile Height: Medium

Condition: Good; fraying on edges



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