What is a Persian rug?
Knotted or woven, in any case, handmade carpet from a traditional carpet-making area These are Iran, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Tibet, the Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Dagestan), Turkestan, China. It is certainly no coincidence that it is in the above geographical areas that the craft of carpet-making developed. Despite the geographical segregation, these landscapes have similar climatic conditions, which explains why the people who lived here warmed their homes with carpets and protected their animals. In other climatic zones, this would not have been necessary, or even animal fur was used for this purpose.
Indian Loom carpet: 100% Wool