Nieuw Nain - Carpet - 196 cm - 300 cm

Nieuw Nain - Carpet - 196 cm - 300 cm
Wool and silk on cotton - Iran - 2000- Today

New, Nain, Iran
Measurements: 300 X 196 cm
Material: wool and silk
Knot density: approx. 640,000 kn/m²
With certificate of authenticity and 1-year warranty.
Condition: as good as new, see photos
Shipping: worldwide and insured, by UPS
Number: 7977
The rug was knotted in the city of Nain, in central Persia, near Isfahan. These rugs are usually very light, with a cream-coloured or deep blue base colour and a large, central medallion. The high quality of these rugs is a result of the high knot density and the first-class materials used. They are manufactured in most common sizes. This rug is one of the most beautiful rugs in the world, and very popular among collectors.
Nain rugs usually have a cotton base with very soft wool. Quality is not just measured in knots per square metre, which is around 300,000 on average, but also in LA. LA is a Farsi term that indicates the number of threads which form each border. A Nain with an LA of 9 is considered to be a good quality rug (yet it is the lowest quality of genuine Nains), while an LA of 4 is the best. LA is related to knots per square metre because it facilitates faster knotting.

Lot details
Nr of items
Nieuw Nain
196 cm
300 cm
Wool and silk on cotton
Country of Origin
Manufacturing period
2000- Today
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
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