Herat Oriental

Handmade Heriz Wool Rug (India) - 4' x 6' (Red - 4' x 6')

Handmade Heriz Wool Rug (India) - 4' x 6' (Red - 4' x 6'). This rug is a unique piece of world art that will enhance your living space. The town of Heriz is known as one of the most significant historical places in the Azerbaijan province. The knot count per square inch for this rug is 150. The pile height is 0.25 inches . Colors include red, black, ivory, gold, blue and olive. Story Behind the Art: This particular rug was created in the Varanasi region of India, inold, blue and olive. Story Behind the Art: This particular rug was created in the Varanasi region of India, in the Bhadohi village, where weavers re-create the original Heriz design. The symmetric and geometric pattern of the Heriz has been extremely popular in the US and Europe. Since the rugs are tribal, they are made of 100% wool pile and vegetable dyes. Due to the handmade nature of our rugs, the size may vary from as advertised by 3-4 inches. Regular vacuuming and annual professional cleaning will keep your rug looking new for years to come. Herat Oriental has been providing beautiful, authentic, handmade rugs to Worldstock for over 10 years. Worldstock has given us the opportunity to create jobs for over 2,000 local village weavers, which helps them to greatly support their families. The majority of the weavers are women, who live in the villages of Afghanistan, Pakistan and India. As we grow with Worldstock, we are able to create more jobs for female weavers who otherwise would not have the opportunity to do so. The community also thrives from rug weaving as the local farmers benefit from wool sales, and the local artisans create natural and vegetable dyes for the weavers to use in their designs. What is Worldstock? The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen. Imported Tip: We recommend the use of a non-skid pad to keep the rug in place on smooth surfaces. All rug sizes are approximate. Due to the difference of monitor colors, some rug colors may vary slightly. We try to represent all rug colors accurately. Please refer to the text above for a description of the colors shown in the photo. read more