Decorative antique Sarab runner. Antique Sarab runners are very sought after because of their durability and light neutral colours. Sarab is a samll town 636 Kilometers away from Tehran, and 130 kilometers away from Tabriz in northwestern IRAN .
The district of Sarab is situated between the high mountains of Bozquosh and the peak of Sabalan, and it enjoy temperate weather in summer while it is very cold in winter.
The town of Sarab is one of the oldest and historic settlement of Azarbijan. An epigraph is found near the town which belongs to the Oratoey period.
The volcanic mountains which are situated around the town provide the area with mineral water as there are numerous springs and streams running down the mountains and located in the path of many tribal peoples such as the Shahsavns.