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Iran: Rouhani introduces 'world's largest' handwoven carpet00:14

Iran: Rouhani introduces 'world's largest' handwoven carpet

Iran, Islamic Republic of, Tabriz
August 3, 2019 at 10:25 GMT +00:00 · Published

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani introduced what is claimed to be the world's largest handwoven carpet, at a carpet fair in the Iranian city of Tabriz on Friday.

It reportedly took six years to complete the 600-square-meter rug with the weight of three tons.

The fair will be held until August 4, with representatives from various countries showcasing their carpets.

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani introduced what is claimed to be the world's largest handwoven carpet, at a carpet fair in the Iranian city of Tabriz on Friday.

It reportedly took six years to complete the 600-square-meter rug with the weight of three tons.

The fair will be held until August 4, with representatives from various countries showcasing their carpets.

RESTRICTIONS: NO Access Israel Media/Persian Language TV Stations Outside Iran/Strictly No Access BBC Persian/VOA Persian/Manoto-1 TV/Iran International

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