Antique Bakhtiari Long Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. Floral garden field. Art-level design. If you placed the white palmette with extending bird heads below the twin dragon head palmette, you would have a dragon and phoenix motif found in Afshar rugs. See "Oriental Rugs from Pacific Collections", by: Murray l. Eiland, pg. 83, plate 51. Page 79, plate #46. Very good condition considering age. Single wefted. Original four sides. 10 colors. 8’0” x 3’4”. Delicately hand washed.