Persian Rug Postcard


Persian Rug Postcard – Send your greetings on the wings of a red Persian rug. They are  great for notices and short greetings.  Plus they are sized according to US postal specifications.  In addition, US postage will cost less for a postcard than for a first class letter.

The design is based on a photo of an antique Persian rug from the city of Mashhad.

Mashhad has been a center of Persian Rug weaving for hundreds of years. This carpet was signed by master weaver, Sabre.  The design is a popular central medallion design. The medallion has a scalloped edge and is on a floral background.  During the time the rug was produced, the red color was usually achieved using an insect based dye.

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