Safavid period carpets

The climax of Persian carpet design and manufacture was achieved under the Safavid dynasty as a result of the inluence of court designers at all levels of artistic carpet production. The Safavid dynasties of Persia ruled from 1501 to 1722.

Find books about Persian rugs and carpets in our rug book gallery. Read more about rug terms and rug names in The Oriental Rug Lexicon by Peter F. Stone.

Find Persian rugs and carpets in Vendors sales gallery