This is one of the pictorial rugs, the theme of which is taken from " khamseh " of nezami - e - ganjavi. The story of sheikh of san an , a dervish whom fell in love with a Christian girl.
In order to reach his love, he even abandonded his religion. But finally the Christian girl became a Moslem and the sheikh put on the robe of dervishes once more. In spite of other traditional rugs, symmetrical rules are not respected in this rug , but the characteristics features of the characters are depicted in different scenes.
The main border of the rug in light background shows men and women in feast. The colour scheme of this rug is very eye pleasing and mild in spite of the limited colours