The 3’4” x 5’ Silk Ghoum from Iran. This all silk piece has a green field and
ivory border. It has accents of yellow, light blue, salmon, red and browns. It
is finely woven with close to 700 knots per square inch. The design, in the
border regions, has an interesting three-dimensional effect and gives the look
as if parts of the main border lay on top of the smaller inner guard border.
This piece will be sure to garner notice on the floor or as an hanging piece on