Description & Technical information
Bozvashm (= goat-like in farsi) so-called 'faux-pile'.
Long and fine goat-hair kilim.
They were woven in Khuzestan till around 1960.
Portrait of Shah Reza Pahlavi.
For a similar piece see: "Persian Flatweaves" Parviz Tanavoli p. 166
Date: around 1940
Period: 20th century
Medium: Goat hair
Dimensions: 150 x 120 cm (59¹/₁₀ x 47¹/₅ inches)
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