Antique Afshar Bird rug.
Tribal rug from Persia with dozens of birds of various colors and drawing placed within lozenges in the feild. Note the white minor border that has a distinct shekarlu influence.
From the Afshar region in South West Persia.
Has several well done repairs that are noticeable only on the back.
SIZE : 85 inches x 62 inches.
Estimated to be from the early 1900s
INVENTORY LOCATION: 2