Herat Oriental

Handmade One-of-a-Kind Mashad Wool Rug (Iran) - 4'2 x 6'2 (4'2 x 6'2)

Handmade One-of-a-Kind Mashad Wool Rug (Iran) - 4'2 x 6'2 (4'2 x 6'2). This rug is a unique piece of world art that will enhance your living space. This rug is made by local village weavers, made of 100-percent wool. The knot count for this rug is 200 knots per square inch. The pile height is 0.25 inches. Worldstock Country: Iran Knots Per Square Inch (KPSI): 200 Material: Hand-knotted 100-percent Wool Pile Height: 0.25 inches Latex Free Primary Color: Blue Secondary Color: Red Style: Traditional Pattern: Floral Story Behind the Art: Mashad is the capital city of the province of Khorasan, which is located in Northeastern Iran. This holy city is famous for the shrine of the Eighth Shiite Imam, Imam Reza. It has long been a rug-weaving center due to its location at the crossroads of ancient trade routes. What is Worldstock? The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen. Imported Tip: We recommend the use of a non-skid pad to keep the rug in place on smooth surfaces. All rug sizes are approximate. Due to the difference of monitor colors, some rug colors may vary slightly. We try to represent all rug colors accurately. Please refer to the text above for a description of the colors shown in the photo. Please keep in mind that new wool rugs may initially shed and have a natural capacity to shed for several months after purchase. This is normal due to the nature of construction of most wool rugs and not a defect. Click here to view our Wool Rug Care Guide . Tip: We recommend the use of a non-skid pad to keep the rug in place on smooth surfaces. All rug sizes are approximate. Due to the difference of monitor colors, some rug colors may vary slightly. We try to represent all rug colors accurately. Please refer to the text above for a description of the colors shown in the photo. Please keep in mind that new wool rugs may initially shed and have a natural capacity to shed for several months after purchase. This is normal due to the nature of construction of most wool rugs and not a defect. Click here to view our Wool Rug Care Guide . read more