A Persian rug is a hand-
Persian rugs are typically considered high in quality, because Iran has been known for producing intricate rugs with high knot counts.
The rug artists are very skilled at their craft, and can create incredibly detailed rugs with impressive precision.
People have sought-
All Persian rugs are considered Oriental rugs, but not all Oriental rugs are considered Persian rugs.
An Oriental rug is a rug crafted in any of the "Oriental" countries other than Iran; these countries are typically Pakistan, Turkey, Afghanistan, India, China, Uzbekistan and a few others.
Be assured all our Oriental and Persian rugs meet the current sanctions imposed on Iran (modern day Persia).