MEIMEH (MEYMEH) rugs and carpets have geometric patterns. They have a single diamond-shaped medallion that contains many other smaller diamond medallions inside.
MEIMEH (MEYMEH) rugs and carpets are of excellent quality.
Size & Shapes:
MEIMEH (MEYMEH) rugs and carpets come in different sizes, but the majority of them are mid-size (4 x 6 to 8 x 10 feet).
Dark red and powerful blue colors predominate, with ivory forming a beautiful contrast. Other colors such as soft green, blue and brown are found in newer carpets.
Soft wool; thin, tight pile.
Warps is mostly cotton; wefts is wool.
Inspection of the back of the carpet is important because the weavers in MEIMEH (MEYMEH) use Persian knots. The number of knots varies, depending on the quality of the carpet, which usually averages around 120 KPSI (30 RAJ).
MEIMEH rugs and carpets are among the best looking and finest quality carpets. They are therefore in high demand and are more costly than carpets from neighboring areas. Expect to pay $3-$9 Per Square Foot (PSF) for a carpet from MEIMEH (MEYMEH). Keep in mind that, as a general rule, the higher the KPSI, the greater is the price.
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