Antique Sarouk

Antique Sarouk

SKU: 2021

Beautiful Persian Sarouk Wool on Cotton Rug. Handmade wool on cotton Persian rug, cleaned and in excellent condition. 

Sarouk/ Sarouq carpets are among the most timeless and coveted Persian Rugs of the 19th and 20th centuries and among the most luxurious classically derived, room-sized Persian carpets.

Sarouk/Sarouq (also called Sarough and Saruq rugs) is a name of a village situated about 25 miles north of Arak (Sultanabad). This region became one of the most active regions of carpet weaving in the late 19th Century through the early 20th Century. The city's most famous designer was named Farahan. To be able to compete with Kashan in rug commerce, Farahan designed rugs with center medallion motives. Today, these carpets are referred to