a hand-tied knot, used in rug weaving, in which the ends of yarn looped around a warp thread appear at each of the interstices between adjacent threads and produce a compact and relatively even pile effect.
- Also called Persian knot.
- Compare Ghiordes knot.
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How to use Sehna knot in a sentence
Its Sehna knot, cotton warp and weft, as well as much of the drawing, are typical of Persia.Oriental Rugs | Walter A. Hawley