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Suprised Amman Ullah Khan Rug With Feet Pointed Left
1980's
War Rug Width (decimal feet): 3.08
War Rug Length (decimal feet): 4.66
Knots per Inch - Horizontal: 7
Knots per Inch - Vertical: 9
Warp Depression: Depressed
War Rug Sales Status:
Country of Origin (estimated): Afghanistan
War Rug Style: Amman Ullah Khan War Rugs
War Rug Ethnic Origin: Mushwani
General Description: This Amman Ullah Khan Rug features a more excited expression. His feet aren't 'crossed' as in other rugs, and instead are both pointed towards the left. Helicopters and planes sit above his shoulders while tall flowers grow from the ground. Three layers of guard stripes containing flowers and lined geometric patterns frame the field. Bright green accents are found throughout the field.
Description of wool: Very soft, high quality
Sheen of Wool: Very shiny, shimmery
Handle: Medium flop
Selvedge: Tightly braided dark brown goat hair
Fringe: Reduced kilim, double dark grey cotton thread persian closure
Pile Material: 7mm
Weft Material: Naturally colored 2S wool, some red staining at the base
Warp Material: Black cotton thread