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Persian Rugs the O'Connell Notes

Persian Rugs: Guide to Afshar Rugs 

 
This is a newer Afshar rug from the Sirjan Area.
At the time of the founding of the Safavid Dynasty the Afshar where one of the most powerful Azeri Turkmen allies of the Safavi. In the reign of Shah Abbass the great the Afshar revolted and were crushed by the Safavi. To weaken their ability to contest the Safavi Abbas broke the tribe up and moved them around.

Many of the Qizilbash of Afghanistan still speak a Persianate dialect of Afshari.

The Alex Cooper Sirjan Afshar Rug

Guide to Sirjan Rugs and Carpets

Sirjan is an important collection point for Afshar wearing in the west of kerman province.

The Alberto Levi Sirjan Afshar Pile Khorjin

www.PersianCarpetGuide.com

Copyright Barry O'Connell 2004 - 2009.
Last revised: April 16, 2010.

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