Description & Technical information

So called "faux-pile" because of the long goathair. A bozvashm: a cover in goathair, called bozvashm in farsi (Iran). The piece can be compared to the turkish siirt.


Date:  Second half of 20th century
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Iran
Medium: warp and weft: goat hair
Dimensions: 96 x 64 cm (37⁴/₅ x 25¹/₅ inches)
Categories: Textiles