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Armita Handicraft Co is located in Isfahan; the well-known city for its unique Persian handicrafts and rug, the land of greatest artists where most Persian handicrafts are made here. Armita is a member of Isfahan Handicrafts Society These handicrafts are very famous for some reasons as below
Meenakari (Minakari) is the art of coloring and ornamenting the surface of metals by fusing over it brilliant colours that are decorated in an intricate design. Enamel working and decorating metals with colorful and baked coats is one of the distinguished courses of art in Isfahan . Mina, is defined as some sort of glass like colored coat which can be stabilized by heat on different metals particularly copper. Persian Enamel handicrafts can be used as wall hanging plates, home decor and candy dishes.
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Iran (Persia) possesses an extraordinary treasure of royal silver and gold jewelry, including a copious amount of mother-of-pearl from the Persian Gulf. The Iranian crown jewels are among the largest, most dazzling and valuable jewel collection in the world. The jewels are displayed in the vaults of the Central Bank of Iran in Tehran, and are one of the most appealing tourist attractions in Iran. Akik is also exported from Iran to various countries including the Indian subcontinent.
A Persian Miniature is a small handmade oil painting on paper or more importantly on piece of camel bone. The techniques are broadly comparable to the Western and Byzantine traditions of miniatures in illuminated manuscripts. The bright and pure coloring of the Persian miniature is one of its most striking features. The workshop tradition and division of labor within both an individual miniature complicates the attribution of paintings. Some are inscribed with the name of the artist, sometimes as part of the picture itself.