Kashan Rugs - (Floor Covering)

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Kashan Rugs - (Floor Covering) Persian, of very fine weave, Senna knot, thick, short wool pile. Curved medallions are the usual main design, the floral borders being in red, brown and dark blue with supporting colors. Design of Kashans is particularly graceful; silk examples are to be found. Durability is notable.

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