Double Ewer with 6 Tanks with Inscription
Denison Museum, - 2008-02-15
Bannister Gallery at Rhode Island College - 2002-10-04
|ID# 1018||Date: Early 1990s`|| - ||Size 48 x 74 inches
(122 X188 cm)
9 h X 10
|Origin: Afghanistan||Style:Two Ewer Design Zakini Rugs||Tribe: Zakini|
|This blue two-ewer war rug uses bright whites and rich oranges and middle blues to contrast against the dark field. Six tanks with text inside flank a line of five figures running down the center of the rug. The tables on which the ewers sit also includes text.
The border consists of rows of tanks on a white background.
|Wool: Short ||Sheen: Shiny || Handle: Medium flop ||Selvedge: Tightly braided dark brown goat hair with good coverage |
|Fringe: Naturally colored plain weave with overhand knots ||Pile: 5mm||Warp: Naturally colored 2S1Z wool ||Weft: Light grey wool |
|Warp Depression:Not depressed|