It is easy to tell whether a particular Persian rug is good in its make. Ensure whether the rug is hand-made. The seller would do well to enlighten you on the history of the rug. The pattern across the rug should be studied well by you. Look for symmetrical pattern in the rugs.
Ensure that you look rightly into the label on the rug before purchasing it. The label will have details regarding the country of its making. This is because of the fact that Persian rugs are nicely made only in Iran. In other words it can be said that quality Persian rugs are made in Iran. Of late it is true that the art of rug making has entered other countries like Pakistan, India and China too. Finally the material with which the Persian rug is made has to be checked. The weave also has to be thoroughly checked.