Table Cloth for Flour (Sofreh Ardi)


One of the decorative applied handicrafts in Iran is called Table Cloth for Flour (Sofre Ardi).

One of the Iran's decorative applied handicrafts in Iran is called Table Cloth for Flour (Sofre Ardi), that is mixed of Kilim and carpet weaving in a square form. This handicraft specially do in Place not specified province. This tablecloth, which is actually carpet, is from camel or sheep wool. The size of the tables is approximately 110 × 110 cm2 in size with mental imagery such as mountains, goats, rams and plants. In the past, women spread this tablecloth while preparing the bread to prevent spillage the flour on the ground. nowadays people use this as a tablecloth or a decorative thing. 

 

Carpet Ghayen Handicraft Iran Sofreh Ardi South Khorasan

Cities where Table Cloth for Flour (Sofreh Ardi) is prevalent