Yellow Afghan map war rug

Red, White, and Blue Drone Rug

ID# 1151Date: Received directly from weavers in Afghanistan in November 2016. Larger pieces of this group are dated 1395.

One of three rugs by this weaver in this batch. These three have white fields, red Reaper drones, and thin blue borders. Very unusual symmetrical knot.
Price: 575 SALE $431 Size: 2‘0” X 2‘6”
(61 X77 cm)
Knots/Inch:
9 h X 10
Origin: AfghanistanStyle:Project Empowerment RugsTribe: Turkman
New. One of three (1/3) rugs of this design made. White field, red Reaper drone, with thin border.

The structure of this rug is noteworthy, for it is woven with the Turkish or symmetrical knot, whereas nearly all the rugs on warrug.com are asymmetrical open left.
Wool: Good Sheen: Good Handle: Pretty stiff. Selvedge: Two cord flat overcast with field pile color. The selvedge on these Red Reaper rug is also unusual and unique. The left hand selvedge is two cord flat, while the right side is one thick cord. Both sides are field pile color.
Fringe: Short, Persian closure Pile: Warp: White cottonWeft: Thin buff cotton
Warp Depression:Some warp depression, but not a lot.

Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug
Yellow Afghan map war rug