The colors in the carpet will be perceived differently depending on the angle you view it from.
Information about Mashad carpet from Persia / Iran.
This carpet is knotted in Mashad the capital in the province of Khorasan, an area in norteastern Persia. The patterns are often medallions in dark blue-red and blue nuances and the wool in the carpet is very soft. The Mashad carpets often resemble some Keshan carpets.
Wool is a natural textile fibre and one of the most sought after materials for rug making. Wool rugs are highly durable and perfectly capable of resisting wear and tear of every day use. Wool has a naturally dirt-repelling effect and is easy to keep clean. It is also flame resistant and characteristically retains it’s shape so that the pile of the rug always rises.