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The art of Tabriz carpet was in its zenith in the 12th-16th centuries.

About 200 Tabriz school masterpieces of the classical or "golden" period of the 14th century are characterized by a harmonic merge of the arts of miniature paintings and weaving, by a high level of craftsmanship demonstrated by artists and carpet weavers.

Raj are the units of knot density (it shows the fitness of the rug which based on the number of strings used for the foundation of the rug.

Strings materials are usually made of cotton or silk which is used for very fine rugs).

The carpet making art was passed on from generation to generation and was considered the most valued heirloom.

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from the city of Tabriz, the capital city of East Azarbaijan Province in north west of Iran totally populated by Azerbaijanis.

The turanj in the center of the carpet is a symbol of the Moon, and the pattern formed by lozenges with the toothed leaves on the edges symbolizes the scales of the fish, which rise to the surface of the water at midnight to admire the Moon reflection.

The origin of this composition dates back to the 9th-10th centuries.

It is one of the oldest rug weaving centers and makes a huge diversity of types of carpets.

The range starts at Bazaar quality of 24 raj (Number of knots per length of 7 cm of the widths of the rug) and on up to the incredibly fine 110 raj.

from the city of Tabriz, the capital city of East Azarbaijan Province in north west of Iran totally populated by Azerbaijanis.The turanj in the center of the carpet is a symbol of the Moon, and the pattern formed by lozenges with the toothed leaves on the edges symbolizes the scales of the fish, which rise to the surface of the water at midnight to admire the Moon reflection.The origin of this composition dates back to the 9th-10th centuries.It is one of the oldest rug weaving centers and makes a huge diversity of types of carpets.The range starts at Bazaar quality of 24 raj (Number of knots per length of 7 cm of the widths of the rug) and on up to the incredibly fine 110 raj.The composition and common shapes of the details are created on the basis of the composition “lachak turanj”, which is formed by the foliate curve-linear patterns.