Afghan war rug with subtle weapons

color flowers war rug

ID# 468Date: 2001Price: 3250Size: 3‘7” X 6‘3”
(109 X190 cm)
Knots/Inch:
10 h X 10
Origin: AfghanistanStyle:8 Lobed Baluch Medalion War RugsTribe: 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: 5mmWarp: Naturally colored tan wool Weft: Grey cotton thread
Warp Depression:30 degrees to full