Description & Technical information

Khorassan is a vast Iranian province in northwestern Iran. Mashad, its capital, has become a huge city that all year long attracts pilgrims from all over the world who come to visit the shrine of Imam Reza. It is also an important carpet center where most of the production of the province is centralized.
Baluchi, Kurds and Turkoman are part of the population.

Date:  Second half of 20th century
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Iran, Khorassan
Medium: warp and weft: wool, weft wrapping technique
Dimensions: 97 x 35 cm (38¹/₅ x 13⁴/₅ inches)
Categories: Textiles