Persian Gashgai Lion carpet ca 102 x 143 cm
Persian Lion carpet made by the Gashgahi nomadic tribe.
As a tribute to the last Persian lions(Leo Persicus) which unfortunately was hunted to extinktion
in the middle of the 1960ths. These original wool carpets are very hard to come by.
And now a days should be considered a collectors item.
Size ca 102 x 143 cm.
Wool pile on wool foundation.