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
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user. Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections. Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.