Persian Heriz rugs and Persian Heriz carpets woven in and around the area of Heriz, Iran.
Heriz: A famous region of Persian rug production based in Northwest Iran. Carpets attributed to Heriz often encompass carpets made in and around the area of Heriz in the many small villages. Our Heriz rug section is for Northwest Persian rugs made in the immediate area of Heriz, excluding other types such as Ahar, Bakshaish, Gorevan, Karaja, Lanbaran, Mehrivan & Serapi. Heriz carpet production is known for production of relatively geometric and rectilinear design motifs, strong central medallions, and most commonly bold and powerful colors showing strong contrast such as reds, blues and ivory.
Alternate spelling: Heriz, Heris.