This antique Baluch small rug was woven in the mid to late 19th Century and features a rare design with Turkmen style influences. Two siamese turreted gul medallions float on saturated purplish brown field. Stepped diamonds with abstract crosses fill center. A very old example of this type of weaving. Great tribal wall hanging art or a small floor rug.
Age: Circa 1850-1875 Origin: Afghanistan Style: Baluch Dimensions: 2'9" x 3'10" Condition:Good condition with slight light loss to sides. Age appropriate wear across the knot heads with moderate pile height. Floppy and pliable feel. Secured sides and ends. Color Palette: Ivory, blue, apricot, salmon pink, purple, brown (naturally derived) 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.