3.10 x 20.3 Antique Heriz Serapi Runner, Northwest Persia, Circa 1900

An exceptional antique Heriz “Serapi” runner of uncommon length at just over 20 feet long. The navy blue field is decorated with a series of medallions in shades of ivory, terra cotta, light blue, green, yellow and coral. Stylized birds, animals and various flowers and geometric motifs  also decorate the field which is framed by a terra cotta color major border with ivory guard borders.

The combination of age, condition, quality, color and size make this a world class example.

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