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Persian Persepolis Silk Rug & Symbolism

Persepolis is a Greek name for the traditional town of Parsa. The name Parsa means  ‘City of Persians’ and was started in 518 BC. The land was discovered my Cyrus the Great, but the first leader was Xerxes.

Master weavers love to incorporate stories and symbols into their designs.  It is their way of passing on their history and culture.