7.7 x 12.8 Antique Bidjar Carpet, All-Over Design, Northwest Persian, Circa 1910
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This antique Bidjar carpet from northwest Persia’s Kurdistan Province features a magnificent range and quality of colors. The navy field is decorated with palmettes and leaves in shades of pale sky blue, coral, mid blue, brick red, pale camel, grass green and a deeper shade of camel.
The coral color major border contains palmettes with scrolling leaves and flowers.
Antique Bidjar carpets are referred to as The Iron Rug Of Persia due to their dense weave and remarkable durability.