Yazd is one of the oldest cities in the world and the tradition of fine weaving goes back centuries. The 13th-century Venetian explorer Marco Polo traveling through Persia mentioned the fine weaving tradition in Yazd. The rug has a brick red field color with a central medallion and floral design throughout the field framed with a dark blue color border. This is part of an identical pair with rug 1191.
- Dimensions: 5’5” x 8’5”
- Date of Manufacture: 3rd Quarter of the 1900s
- Place of Origin: Persia
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation
- Condition: Excellent
Rug ID: 1192