MALAYER rugs and carpets usually have nomadic patterns. MALAYER is a true HERATI design.
MALAYER rugs and carpets are of differing quality. There are many good quality MALAYER rugs and carpets on the market, but there are many poor quality ones, as well.
Size & Shapes:
MALAYER rugs and carpets come in different sizes, but the majority of them are mid-size (4 x 6 to 8 x 10 feet).
The coloring is predominantly shades of red.
Soft wool; thin, tight pile
Warp is mostly cotton; weft is either cotton or wool.
Weavers in MALAYER use Turkish knots. The quality of the carpet depends upon the number of knots, which varies, but averages from around 120 KPSI(30 RAJ).
MALAYER carpets are nice and colorful. Expect to pay $7-$17 Per Square Foot (PSF) for a carpet from MALAYER.
More info on MALAYER rugs at Jozan.com.
More info on MALAYER rugs at JBOC's Notes.