A gorgeous 1930s Heriz carpet from north west Persia.
Stepsided terracotta field with large dark blue central medallion with ivory inner medallion and terracotta flowerhead centre. Ivory spandrels; all over angular flowers and foliage; dark blue palmette and floral main border with pale blue details; pale gold floral guards.
Slight wear in places and slight loss to ends but otherwise even pile and good condition for its age. Robust handle.
360 x 275cm