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. This rug with an overall design pattern similar to the rugs from Kerman has a cream color field and floral design in blue, red, green and other colors is even more beautiful. The rug has the signature of the weaver which adds to the uniqueness.
- Dimensions: 6’6” x 9’3”
- Date of Manufacture: 1st Quarter of the 1900s
- Place of Origin: Persia
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation
- Condition: Wear consistent with age and use
Rug ID: 1017