Weaving for the Prophet’s Mosque special carpets of luxurious Saudi manufacture and high quality, and it is characterized by the inclusion of an electronic chip on each carpet, as it is read by RFID means, which is linked to an electronic system that contains information about the carpet since its manufacture, use, location, and washing times, and counting the numbers of carpets and identifying each sample individually through Printing item data on a digital barcode, which allows easy tracking of carpets, and knowledge of the full details of the carpets’ movement within the Prophet’s Mosque and its courtyards.
Continuous evaluation of carpets
The carpet is also characterized by a thickness of 16 millimeters, and the strength of human density, in addition to the abundance of fabric in it, to give full comfort to visitors and worshipers during prayers and worship performance.
Carpets of the Prophet’s Mosque
The pile weight of pure acrylic yarns is estimated at 4000 grams / square meter, while the pile height of the yarns reaches 14 millimeters, while the total height of one carpet reaches 16 millimeters. And 575 thousand knots per square meter, while the number of pile threads in the transverse direction per ten cm is estimated at 115 threads, and the number of pile threads in the longitudinal direction per ten cm is estimated at 52.5 threads.
There are 25,000 carpets of various sizes in the Noble Sanctuary distributed in all the corridors of the Prophet’s Mosque.