These Carpets are among the most elegant and decorative rugs in the world. Tabriz carpets are knotted in workshops in the city of Tabriz, in northwestern Persia. Tabriz has been a large and worldwide famous carpet making center in Iran and the world. It played a significant role in developing the rich traditions of the decorative and applied arts.
A very resistant carpet with short and stiff hair. The decoration usually consists of a central medallion surrounded by arabesques, weeping willow and cypresses. Another highly prized motif is the four seasons that describe the life of the Persian peasant during spring, summer, autumn, and winter.
A good Tabriz has a short and rough pile. The patterns can consist of a centrally placed medallion surrounded by arabesques, weeping willows, and cypresses. Another popular motif is the four seasons which describes the life of the Persian farmer during spring, summer, autumn, and winter.