Harshang pattern

The Harshang pattern and motif is found in both Persian, Anatolian and Caucasian rugs. It is also called the crab design.

Harshang motif in Bidjar Harshang Pattern Rug, Persia (Grogan 31 January 2021)
Harshang motif in Bidjar Harshang Pattern Rug, Persia (Grogan 31 January 2021)
Bidjar Harshang Pattern Rug, Persia, Ca. 1875. 7 ft. 2 in. x 5 ft. 3 in. (Grogan 31 January 2021)
Bidjar Harshang Pattern Rug, Persia, Ca. 1875. 7 ft. 2 in. x 5 ft. 3 in. (Grogan 31 January 2021)
Oushak rug with harshang pattern. (Exhibitor Alberto Levi Gallery at Larta 2022)
Oushak rug with harshang pattern. (Exhibitor Alberto Levi Gallery at Larta 2022)
17th/18th century Caucasian, Harshang pattern carpet fragment. (Exhibitor Alberto Boralevi at Sartirana Textile Show 2012)
17th/18th century Caucasian, Harshang pattern carpet fragment. (Exhibitor Alberto Boralevi at Sartirana Textile Show 2012)