Persian Shiraz Quchqai
Stock No. SY-210-000608
This is an overall repeat medallion rug which is geometrical in design. This variation in colour allows the eye to move effortlessly to the field and centre motifs, thereby enjoying the full impact of the carpet which is massive. The design is simple, geometric and bold. This carpet, is in its design, is very much characteristic of Shiraz rugs as it has the diamond lozenge employed in a series running down the centre of the rug and side by side.
The predominate colours are shades of red and orange with hints of purple and plum. The presence of orange is noteworthy. The spiritual connotation of orange makes it the optimal choice for rug craftsmen who wish to express piety and humility as well as faith and devotion. Orange is a colour very much revered in many parts of the world. This is a large rug and it would look extremely beautiful in many settings. This rug is made by one of the local tribes near Shiraz, namely the Quchqai. It is very impressive.
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