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4’4″x6’11” Qashqai Rug, c. 1900, Southwest Iran The Qashqai Confederacy of tribes is the most famous weaving group in Southwest Persia.  Two great references on rugs from this area are:…

4’3″x7’3″ Talish Rug, late 19th century, East Caucasus Generally fields of this type are devoid of design.  This example exhibits an interlocking lattice in which we find eight pointed stars.