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The Carpet and Rug Institute
The CRI is the science-based source for the facts about carpet and rugs. Whether you are a homeowner, an
architect, or a facility manager, making the right decisions starts with having the facts. CRI’s job is to
prove how your environment for living, working, learning and health is better.
About Oriental Rugs
An authentic oriental rug is a handmade carpet that is either knotted
with pile or woven without pile. Oriental-design rugs made by machine, made through hand-tufting or any method
other than hand-knotting or hand-weaving are not considered authentic oriental rugs.
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