Antique Oriental Qashaqi Rug

QASHQAI
Southwest Persian
5ft 2in x 6ft 10in
3rd Quarter, 19th Century

NEW ARRIVAL! Genuine creativity and artistic expression proliferate in this antique tribal rug created by the acclaimed Southwest Persian Qashqai tribe. Cheerful abstracted leaf and flower head designs rest upon a field of clear ivory, intermixed with ingeniously depicted animal motifs, presumably red deer or gazelles. This altogether unique Persian tribal rug will delight lovers of folk art.