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 1920
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Iran, Khorassan
Dimensions: 280 x 50 cm (110¹/₅ x 19⁷/₁₀ inches)