Tabriz rugs come from the City of Tabriz in the North Western part Iran, a region known to produce some of the finest and most desirable rugs during the late 19th century. They are still some of the most active weaving centers today.Tabriz rugs are distinguished by their excellent weave, they have the most diverse display of designs which often reflect scenes of falconry, and ferocious lions. Some of the most well know Tabriz rugs were inspired by hand painted covers of Ancient books. The dominant colors for these rugs tend to be, cream, red, navy blue, and many more. Their material is often woven with wool or silk. Tabriz rugs are not only one of the finest groups of Persian rugs but also the most decorative as well.