White Field War Rug with Fighter Jets (hole in back see pics)
|ID# 2108||Date: Late 1990s||Price:$ 650||Size 38 x 74 inches
(96 X188 cm)
8 h X 9
|Origin: Afghanistan||Style: -Rows of Weapons War Rugs, |
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|This rug is an iteration of an earlier pattern and features some unique color combinations: Bright orange with lime green mark the borders with maroon, purple, red, turquoise, and blues create the pattern in the field. The colors are all rich and vivid. 5 alternating columns of jet fighters and unknown geometric shapes make up the field.
Small hole in top left.
|Wool: Short, dense, a little soft. Thick and clumpy. ||Sheen: Medium sheen || Handle: Floppy ||Selvedge: Tightly braided black goat hair with okay coverage. Wraps around to top of rug.|
|Fringe: White plain weave wool with brown streaks with overhand knots. Selvedge is incorporated into the closure on the top fringe and knotted in the center. ||Pile: 6mm||Warp: Black cotton thread||Weft: Brown and white wool|
|Warp Depression:Not depressed|