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    Artistic productions including handmade crafts are very potent cultural representatives, particularly for countries with ancient civilizations. Iran owns an enormous wealth of traditional masterpieces remained from old, middle, and modern arenas. The geographical location of Iran, bridging west to the east, along with the country’s long history of trade with other countries such as China and India, has contributed to the huge diversity of arts and crafts displayed in the country’s museums.

    • Embossed Kelims of Ilam

      Embossed Kelims are one of the original and the most important handicrafts of province of Ilam in Iran. Like many other...

    • Zanjan Filigree

      Filigree is one the most important applied arts of province of Zanjan. Filigree is a kind of metalwork, and researchers...

    • Zilu of Yazd

      Zilu is a very beautiful and yet simple and humble hand weave, and it can be said that it is this characteristic that...

    • Traditional Dyeing of Qom

      Dyeing is a process where textile products such as fibers, yarns, fabrics, or clothes are soaked in a mixture of...

    • Gabbeh of Bushehr

      Gabbeh is one of the most popular handicrafts of Bushehr. They are common in almost all the villages, and even some of...

    • Semnan Felts

      One of Semnan’s many handicrafts are felts that have been produced from a long time ago. The method of making felts are...

    • Best of Iranian Handicrafts in Milan

      VisitIRAN has attended the 22nd International Handicraft and Gift Exhibition of Milan (Artisans d'Art), Italy which is...

    • Mirror Work in Fars

      Mirror work is the art of creating regular forms by using small or large pieces of mirror mosaics, and is used as a...

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