Persian carpet


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Persian carpet

, rug
a carpet or rug made in Persia or other countries of the Near East by knotting silk or wool yarn by hand onto a woven backing, characterized by rich colours and flowing or geometric designs
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Iranian Mahmoud Malakouti, whose family has been working in the Persian carpet industry for the past 90 years, said the younger generation is moving away from the craft because they are looking for easier methods to make money.
This is high praise indeed as Persian carpets under the Safavids reached the highest watermark in carpet weaving anywhere in the world.
That means that the usage of Persian carpets has more or less also doubled.
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Foreigners can often help, by providing the new customers and technologies that have enabled reggae music, Haitian art, and Persian carpet making, for instance, to thrive and reach new markets.
The pale cream Persian carpet, which measures 16ft by 13ft, is expected to fetch up to pounds 70,000 when it goes on sale next month.
They are alleged to have defrauded two victims in Tokyo beginning last month, a Japanese restaurant manager and an Iranian manager of a Persian carpet shop.
These internal differences have existed for some years, although there has already been a series of the kind of cultural exchanges suggested by Khatami, most notably the annual Grand Persian Carpet Conferences and Exhibitions, which were initiated by the Iranian Ministry of Commerce in 1992.
This museum-level piece is an exceptional representative of Persian carpet weaving from more than two centuries ago with a one-in-the-world color palette and design.
The exhibition includes Iranian products and industries which include food products and its processing machineries, agricultural products and agricultural machinery, minerals, mining tools, medical supplies, laboratory equipment, Persian carpet, derivatives of oil and gas, petrochemical products, electrical products, construction materials, furniture and interior decoration etc.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Global Geo Services released the Persian Carpet 2000 multi client 2D (MC2D) seismic survey that covers the Iranian waters, showing the country enjoys large reserves of crude oil in the Oman Sea.
Traditional Persian carpet templates are one of the sources of Mia Jafari's inspiration.