The original taxtile is a silk fragment about birds in half roundels. It is derived from Sogdiana, Central Asia. Could be dated to the VIIth or VIIIth century.
These birds are erll known figures of the Iranian mythology. The birds are the figurative depiction of Chamrosh, the bird that retrieves Farr from underwater and carries it to the heavens.
Pattern reproduction plans:
100 cm width material (with1+1cm white borders)
2,5 medalions in a row