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.
Birdjend and Mood also known for their fine qualities,

Date:  Around 1980
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Iran
Medium: warp and weft: cotton, pile: wool
Dimensions: 358 x 268 cm (140⁹/₁₀ x 105¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Textiles