Heriz rugs are produced in the village of the same name in the slopes of Mount Sabalan, in northwest Iran. These rugs are durable and hard-wearing, some of the toughest rugs you will find and are extremely popular with modern interiors. Heriz rugs are often made in geometric, bold patterns with a large medallion dominating the field. Similar rugs from the neighbouring towns and villages of the Heriz region are Mehraban, Sarab, Bakhshayesh, and Gorevan. Antique Heriz rugs are treasured and highly sought after by enthusiasts and antique-dealers alike.