4.5 x 7.1 Antique Bidjar Rug, Open Field Design, Northwest Persia, Circa 1910
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This antique Bidjar rug was woven in northwest Persia’s Kurdistan Province. It features a classic Open Field format with a sky blue medallion floating on a variegated red field. The navy blue corner spandrels are decorated with the Herati design. A brick red border with light blue guard borders frames the field.
Antique Bidjar rugs are the most durable type of antique Persian rug available, with a dense, double-knotted construction that has earned them the accolade of being The Iron Rug Of Persia.