World’s Largest Carpet Woven for Worshippers

August 9, 2007 at 7:53 pm Leave a comment

The mammoth floor covering is destined for a monumental new mosque under construction in the United Arab Emirates.
Emirati officials commissioned Iran’s state-owned rug manufacturer to
create the piece for the central prayer hall of the giant Sheikh Zayed
mosque, slated to open this fall in the capital city of Abu Zaby (Abu
Dhabi).

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Entry filed under: Art History, Islam.

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