Ian Bennett wrote, "Rugs of
this structure and colour and with the mina khani pattern form a
distinct group." Mina
Khani Baluch Rug. Kashmar is a good name for the group since
Kashmar is the collection point market for these rugs.
Kashmar is situated in
Khorasan Province, the largest province in Iran, and its distance from
Tehran, the capital of Iran, is 926 kilometers with an altitude of
1,215 meters from the sea level. Neighboring cities from North are
Sabzevar and Nishabour, from West Shahroud, from South Gonabad, Ferdous
and Tabas, and from East Torbat-e- Heydarieh. Kashmar Carpet
Also attributed to the Kashmar Area:
Collection Mina Khani Baluch Rug First Half 19th C.