Persian carpet

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Persian carpet

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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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Dating to the first half of the 16th Century, LACMA's two Persian carpets, both the gift of J.
Inaugurating the expo, Mehdi Honardoost, Iranian Ambassador to Greece, hailed Persian carpets as a genuine work of art, and stressed the need for preserving their artistic nature.
Persian carpet traders know that the Lebanese people in particular know the value [of Persian carpets] and appreciate them.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Export of Persian carpets from the Central province of Isfahan witnessed a 12 percent growth in the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 22, 2017-December 22, 2017) as compared with last year's corresponding period.
The United States is now importing more Persian carpets from Iran than it did before such imports were banned totally in 2010, Customs Administration figures show.
It's also a relief for Tatosian who says he was "teased" when attending auctions in Europe in the last several years "because we could look at the Persian carpets and admire them, but we couldn't bring them into the U.
Caption: Safavieh The Bijar collection recreates the fine artistry and craftsmanship of renowned Persian carpets.
Summary: Dusting off the thousands of exquisite Persian carpets he has kept in storage for several years, Amir Hossein hopes that soon he will be able to ship at least some of them to the US.
constantly praise the Persian carpets, whereas Armenian carpetmaking has its own traditions and its type of weaving", she said.
Early Persian carpets are both rare and fragile, and those that have survived have become museum pieces.
These are Persian carpets that capture the rich designs and heritage of the region," said Amir Ghanbarinia of Heritage Carpet which displayed one of the bedecked rugs.
ISLAMABAD -- As Iranian football fans bid farewell to their national football team on their conquest to the upcoming World cup in Brazil, they lined up to take photos, not with the players, but with two masterpiece Persian carpets.