|ID# 1310||Date: 1980s||Size 38 x 105 inches
(96 X267 cm)
9 h X 11
|Origin: Afghanistan||Style:Bomber / Helicopter / Tank War Rugs||Tribe: Zakini|
|One of a pair (1311), this earthy rug features rows of helicopters, tanks, and branches of flowers. The border is made up of rows of flowers and connected geometric shapes.
Has a .5in hole where three warps are broken and a small number of knots are missing (10-12).
|Wool: Soft dense short ||Sheen: Shiny || Handle: Medium floppy ||
Selvedge: Tightly braided brown goat hair |
Fringe: Reduced kilim with grey cotton persian closure. Red white and blue diamond weft substitution pattern. ||Pile: 6mm||Warp: Dense naturally colored wool||Weft: Black cotton thread |
|Warp Depression:Medium warp depression|