Morerugs Shop has Persian overdyed and Iranian vintage carpet that knots by hand. Carpets are available in difference by sizes and types and Iranian cities.
Our Over-dyed Hand Carved Collection is part of our popular Over-Dyed Rugs series. Made from 100% wool on cotton. For a contemporary look with Oriental appeal, this silver and light blue over-dyed rug is skillfully crafted by the revitalization of a genuine hand knotted vintage persian rug woven in the 80s.
A Tabriz rug/carpet is a type in the general category of Persian carpets from the city of Tabriz, the capital city of East Azarbaijan Province in the northwest of Iran totally populated by Azerbaijanis. It is one of the oldest rug weaving centers and makes a huge diversity of types of carpets. The range starts at Bazaar quality of 24 raj (Number of knots per 7 cm of the widths of the rug) and on up to the incredibly fine 110 raj. Raj is the units of knot density (it shows the fitness of the rug which based on the number of strings used for the foundation of the rug. Strings materials are usually made of cotton or silk which is used for very fine rugs).
Tabriz has one of the most diverse displays of designs from medallion, Herati/Mahi, to figural, pictorial, and even 3d shaped rugs.
Tabriz has been a large and worldwide famous carpet making center in Iran and the world. It played a significant role in the development the rich traditions of the decorative and applied arts.
The art of Tabriz carpet was in its zenith in the 12th-16th centuries. About 200 Tabriz school masterpieces of the classical or “golden” period of the 14th century are characterized by a harmonic merge of the arts of miniature paintings and weaving, by a high level of craftsmanship demonstrated by artists and carpet weavers.
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