Description & Technical information

Yazd is an elegant city along the Dasht-e-Kavir desert, on the road from Isfahan to Kerman. It was well known for cotton and silk textiles and started later to produce carpets, a little bit in the style of Kerman, but mostly not as tightly knotted.

Date:  Around 1930
Period:  20th century
Medium: warp and weft: silk
Dimensions: 155 x 186 cm (61⁰/₁ x 73¹/₅ inches)
Categories: Textiles