Other designs include the lattice or “Tulip” design, prayer rugs, “Tree of Life”, and rows of repeating shield medallions.
More Perfect for large homes and cozy apartments alike, rugs serve as both fundamental pieces and focal points of any space.
Large area rugs create a canvas for the entire room, while smaller rugs draw the eye to specific areas.
For centuries, the Afshar nomads were the preeminent Persian tribal group, populating numerous regions within their country’s borders.
By the twentieth century, however, their ranks had been diminished to an area in the southeast corner of Iran.
Despite the decline of the tribe’s stature, antique Afshar carpets uphold their once great legacy.