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Old September 4th, 2016, 06:58 PM   #34
Rich Larkin
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Hi Patrick,

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Gleaning from the few rugs that show up as Kurmanji, Kelardasht and Mazandaran on an internet search, it does not appear to have supported a substantial rug weaving industry.
That observation begs the larger question we may be asking here, i. e., whether the collective information out there is reliable.

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Which does mean that something like the little brown bag could easily have been woven there, hiding out surreptitiously amongst the cotton-single-wefted crowd like a wolf in sheeps clothing.
Right!!

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Still searching for a definitive attribution....
BTW, good luck looking. I take it as given there are many wolves in sheeps' clothing lurking in NW Iran. More power to them, too!!

Rich
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