Kashan

Kashan

  • Size: 9'10" x 12'7"
  • Quality: Above Average
  • Origin: Iran
  • Material: Wool
  • Foundation: Cotton
  • Design: Floral
  • Knots: Asymmetric (Persian)
  • Origin: Iran
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Description

A Kashan rug is a type of Persian rug from the area of Kashan. Kashan is a city in Isfahan Province in North Central Iran. There was production of Persian Carpet at Royal workshops in the 17th and early 18th century. Historically Kashan was a major center in the garment trade. In the late 19th century the market shifted and the local industry went from fine wool cloth to fine wool carpets.