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Hand woven carpet from Afhanistan for sale

Red AK-47 Rug with Two Helicopters and Handgun

Exhibited at:
Gund Gallery at Kenyon College - 2017-05-26
ID# 1131Date: Mid 1980's - Size 21 x 40 inches
(53 X101 cm)
Knots/Inch:
5 h X 9
Origin: PakistanStyle:AK-47 White Field War RugsTribe: Turkman
This uniquely proportioned rug features a red, black, orange, and yellow color scheme. A rifle is drawn down the length of the rug on the left side with two helicopters, some bullets, a handgun labeled '191', and a tank labeled '1845 on the right side of the rug. The field is a little darker than other similar rugs.
The border consists of a simple white zigzag shape with red, black, and yellow 'pitchfork' shapes on the tips on a red background.
Wool: Soft and dry Sheen: Matte Handle: Stiff but flexible Selvedge: Two cord black wool flat
Fringe: White cotton plainweave with overhand knots Pile: 6mmWarp: White cottonWeft: Grey wool
Warp Depression:Depressed
For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet