Antique Afghan Baluch Rug 2'11 x 5'4

Collector's Notes

This antique Baluch rug was woven in the late 19th Century with the Mushwani design type. Features three stacked classic radiating latchhooks form curvilinear nested diamonds on a background of iridescent shades of brown. Floating meandering birdhead border commonly referred to as the Baluch 'boat border' design. Great floor rug.

Age: Circa 1875-1900
Origin: Northeast Afghanistan
Style: Baluch, Mushwani
Dimensions:2'11" x 5'4"

Condition: Very good condition. Full pile with soft, smooth wool. No repairs. Goat hair selvage. Fully secured sides and ends.
Color Palette: 5 colors including red, blue, brown, ivory

Composition: 100% wool

One of a kind antique rug, handwoven and handknotted.

Carefully cleaned by hand using our proprietary technique with organic and natural supplies.