Handmade Tree of Life Persian Khoy Royal Turquoise Indigo Gold Tabriz Rug 9×12-2
9′-6″x12′-2″ (293cm x 372cm), One of A Kind Piece!, Excellent Condition, Item Number: DSC06912,
This is a Hand-woven Elegant 9′-2×11′-6″ (282cm x 354cm) Persian Tabriz Rug, Woven In Persian By Khoy family weavers circa 1940’s. Hand knotted With Natural Vegetable Dyes and Hand spun Sabalan Mountains Wool.
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A Tabriz rug/carpet is a type in the general category of Persian Rugs from the city of Tabriz, one of the major cities of Iran, and the capital city of East Azerbaijan of Iran . Majority of its population are Turkic speaking 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 length of 7 cm of the widths of the rug) and on up to the incredibly fine 110 raj. Raj are 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 been a large and worldwide famous carpet making center in the Iran and the world. It played a significant role in development the rich traditions of the decorative and applied arts.
This particulatr piece is hand knotted in Khoy a suburban township of Tabriz in Azerbaijan Persia, not too far from Tabriz. Nowadays you won’t see any rug from Khoy since it has been industrialized and does not have rg production anymore. Khoy township is located 807 km. north-west to Tehran enjoying mild weather. This township is one of the ancient places in Iran. Khoy means ” salt ” and it was named so because of the salt mines of the region. The first dwellers of it were Median tribes. According to existing historical documents, Khoy had been a very important place as the result of being passed by a branch of famous Silk-Road which linked west to east, was crossing this city.
Hand spun wool!
9'-6"x12'-2" (293cm x 372cm)
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