||Maslaghan Rug, Hamadan,
Iran, Late 20th century. 2 foot 6 inches by 6 foot.
Structure: Symmetrical knot. 10 knots per
horizontal inch and 10 knots per vertical inch. 100 per square inch
(1550 per square decimeter)
Yarn Spin: Z.
Warp: Cotton, white.
Weft: Cotton 1 shots. white with occasional red
Pile: 2 Wool singles.
Ends: warp fringe.
Selvages: 2 cotton overcast with red wool.
Further Notes: Plush rug with a meaty handle, very
substantial rug in New Condition.