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  • 3' X 4'11 Antique Timuri Rug [TAK0078]

    Collector's Notes

    Antique Timuri rug with colorful boteh trees on camel ground field. A comparable rug is displayed at the Museum of Ethnography in St Petersburg, Russia. Great wall hanging piece.

    Age: Circa 1875-1895
    Origin: Afghanistan
    Style: Timuri
    Dimensions: 3'0" x 4'11"

    Condition: Good condition, original selvage. Areas of low pile. Repaired silt on rear with some traces of old adhesive where mended.
    Color Palette: Brown, red, blue, ivory, green, camel, cochineal

    Composition: 100% wool
    Reference: "Rugs and Carpets from Central Asia", The Russian Collections, by Elena Tzareva, page 208, Plate 151

     

    One of a kind antique rug, handwoven and handknotted.

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