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Antique NW Persian Harshang Crab Design Rug D0129 40.5″ by 75″


Decorum Rugs Collection

Item No.: D0129:

What is it:  Antique Northwest Persian Rug with Harshang Design

Age: 1900 or earlier

Size: 40.5 by 75 inches

Ethnicity:  Tribal: Kurdish, Made in Iran

Condition:  Very Good Antique condition, Professionally cleaned and ends and sides secured.

Materials: Wool on Wool foundation, hand spun wool and hand-knotted

Remarks:  Beautiful Harshang, Crab  design with all vegetable colors and playful NW Persian border of insects, centipedes and  tiny creatures. All vegetable dyes with hand spun wool.This is a wonderful one of a kind piece that can be used on the floor for many decades to come.

Shipping and Returns: We ship within 1-3 days of purchase with a 3-day return policy after receipt. Buyer pays return shipping cost. Shipping is free to US 48 and $50 to Canada and Hawaii and Alaska. We also ship internationally..

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This is a beautiful 1900  Northwest Persian Harshang Crab design rug made in the Northwest region of Iran by the Kurdish people when Iran was called Persia.

It has the well recognized Harshang or stylized crab design. This design is repeated in rows of two, in beautiful colors of blue, green, coral, yellow, and the Northwest border of an ivory field and a procession of tiny creatures and animals,

It has even overall wear without significant missing borders or sides.

The rug has been cleaned and the ends and sides have been secured.

This design is sought out by many decorators and collectors.


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Hand Dyed Wool