|ID# 468||Date: 2001||Price: 975||Size 43 x 75 inches
(109 X190 cm)
10 h X 10
|Origin: Afghanistan||Style:8 Lobed Baluch Medalion War Rugs||Tribe: Unknown|
|The three large medallions running down the center of this rug are typical of this style of rug. Brown fighter jets run down the sides of the medallions (the jets on the bottom have been compressed) between squares of color.
The border is composed of large multicolored floral medallions separated from the field by a brown wave pattern.
|Wool: Slightly soft ||Sheen: Shiny || Handle: Floppy ||
Selvedge: Tightly braided blue wool |
Fringe: Reduced ||Pile: 5mm||Warp: Naturally colored tan wool ||Weft: Grey cotton thread |
|Warp Depression:30 degrees to full|