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Persian Rugs: Guide to Golpayegan Rugs



medallion Golpayegan/Vist Sarouk Persian Carpet
Older medallion Golpayegan/Vist Sarouk Persian Carpet
Golpayegan District is in the north of Isfahan Province close to the Southern edge of Arak Province. Golpayegan is also a town near Viss and they both produce the same sorts of carpet. Located 90 miles (145 km) northwest of Isfahan it is a small regional market center of just over 35,000 people.

The carpets of the region tend to be like coarse Arak rugs but tend to be thick well made rugs with good wool.

Traditional Golpayegan Rug in the Seyyed-ul-Sadat Shrine. Photo: Iran Daily

Traditional Golpayegan Rug in the Seyyed-ul-Sadat Shrine. Photo: Iran Daily

"An escape from hectic daily routines to spend some time in solitude and prayer at Seyyed-ul-Sadat Shrine in Golpayegan" Iran Daily

Grand Mosque of Golpayegan, Isfahan province

Grand Mosque of Golpayegan, Isfahan province

 

Golpayegan/Viss Rug Structure

  • Structure: Asymmetrical knot open to the left. 8 knots per horizontal inch and 7 knots per vertical inch. 56 per square inch (868 per square decimeter)

  • Yarn Spin: Z.

  • Warp: 1 ply ivory, blue, cotton.

  • Weft: 2 shots blue cotton.

  • Pile: 2 wool singles.

  • Ends: Post-hitch wharf binding with 1 inch warp fringe.

  • Selvages: Single cord overcastting blue wool.

  • Handle: Heavy, soft wool, durable, dense, stiff.

Farmers Harvesting Sugar Beets in Golpayegan Isfahan province Photo - Iran Daily. Golpayegan is an important agricultural area. Farmers Harvesting Sugar Beets in Golpayegan Isfahan province Photo - Iran Daily. Golpayegan is an important agricultural area.

Internet Resources for Golpayegan Rugs

Golpayegan rugs for sale - Area Rugs, Iranian Golpayegan Rug Gallery

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www.PersianCarpetGuide.com

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