Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Pink Field War Rug with Tanks Outlined in Red

ID# 1553Date: 2010Price: 775Size: 2‘10” X 4‘3”
(87 X130 cm)
Knots/Inch:
8 h X 8
Origin: AfghanistanStyle:Ten Tank War RugsTribe: Baluchi
Great design in very nice quality rug. Knotting is dense with excellent wool. Design is unique with a highly stylized border and lots of SSS shapes on the pink field. One of the best war rugs from western Afghanistan that we have received in a while.
Same weaver as rug #1546
Wool: Excellent Sheen: Very good Handle: Dense and thick pile makes this the strong sort of Baluchi, so it's less floppy than most. Selvedge: Tightly bound braided goat hair overcast.
Fringe: Short kilim, overhand knots and long dark brown fringe. Pile: 7mmWarp: 2Z unplied very dark long strand woolWeft: Grey cotton
Warp Depression:Flat, almost no warp depression
Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons

Afghan war rug with obvious weapons