833. an adorable Lori/Qashqa'i 'lion' rug

833. Provenance: Qashqa'i Confederacy of Tribes, Fars Province, Iran

Size: 280 x 155 cm

Age: circa 1970

Condition: Very good.

Notes: Charming drawing and execution, featuring and aray of lions, peacocks (?), and human figures (seemingly females in skirts). The broad range of colours is pleasing, the hand-spun mountain wool is of excellent quality. Adorable. All wool construction.