|ID# 1066||Date: 1990s||Price: 3999||Size 42 x 80 inches
(107 X203 cm)
8 h X 9
|Origin: Afghanistan||Style:Golden Border War Rugs (without ewers)||Tribe: Zakini|
|Strong design. Note the superb luster of this rugs wool. Design alternates between rows of two tanks with text inside and three large ewers. Throughout the negative space sit grenades and small flowers, and the whole field is surrounded by an open guard stripe of linked flowers and leaves.
The border consists of tanks, rifles, and helicopters on a green background. The mustard yellow and bright orange accents pop off of the olive green and navy blues.
|Wool: Soft ||Sheen: Good || Handle: Floppy ||
Selvedge: 2 cord black goal hair|
Fringe: 1 inch killim, 2 cords green and red on one side and 4 cords red and blue on other, no knots and 1 inches fringe ||Pile: 4mm||Warp: Brown cotton||Weft: 2 black cords|
|Warp Depression:30 to 45 degrees|