pictorialrug showing the french warrior on a light ground , is one of pictorial
rugs woven from the European postal cards and printsin the l, ate 19 th
centuryand early 20 th century A.D. the picture shows a French warrior with
his sword, helmet and shield.
Above the rug we see a cartouche with an inscribtion telling" ordered by abdol hossien mirza farmanfarma ian the head of the army, 1313 ( corresponding to 1895 A.D.) "down the portrait we see an inscribtion in latin " guerier franc. " the main field of the rug is framed by borders carrying dragon - head arabesques and fluctuating palmette flowers.