Handicrafts from Masouleh, Iran. Love the Colors! photo by HORIZON Masouleh is a village in the Gilan Provence of Iran, historical names for the village include Maasalar and Khortab, it was founded in the 10th century CE, and it's current population is estimated to be around 800 persons.
An Iranian woman sits on the ground while she makes knitted crafts in the Maseleh village located 1,050 meters above sea level in the Alborz Mountains. Read more: Culture of Iran - history, people, clothing, traditions, women, beliefs, food, customs, family http://www.everyculture.com/Ge-It/Iran.html#ixzz29qDELKSR