The Mehrabi rug features a prayer design, originating from the city of Kashan in Iran. The design typically features a central medallion, surrounded by a repeating pattern of prayer niches, minarets and floral elements. The rug is relatively small, measuring 224 cm by 124 cm, and is believed to be from the first half of the 19th century. The design is characterized by its elegance, with a harmonious balance of symmetry and asymmetry, and a careful use of color to create depth and contrast. The rug may have been used in a religious setting or as a decorative piece, showcasing the skill and artistry of the weavers of the time.
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