Large rug No. 70946 Kashan Iran 13.6 x 9.8 feet
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|Country of Origin:
||13.6 x 9.8 ft
||floral / medallion
||red / dark blue / navy
This is a unique handmade / hand-knotted / traditional oriental carpet
The pile of this carpet is made of wool
This carpet has a total of approximately 1,715,000 knots and it took skilled carpet makers about 2,287 hours or 254 working days to knot this carpet.
More about the provenance Kashan | Iran
Kashan (also: "Keshan") is located in central Iran at the old Caravan Street which leads from Teheran to Kashan, Qum, Yazd, Kerman, then further to India and Pakistan. The peak glory time of Kashan was under the reign of the Safavids in the 16/17th century. Kashan rugs belong to the best classic Oriental rugs. Kashans are mostly woven with the Persian knot as opposed to the Turkish knot with which most Persian rugs are made.