Hand woven political portrait rug

World Map Rug with Shortened Names

ID# 1113Date: 2003Price: 1750Size 46 x 64 inches
(117 X162 cm)
Knots/Inch:
11 h X 13
Origin: PakistanStyle:World Map RugsTribe: Turkman
This rug features a detailed map of the world, complete with names of each country, oceans, and labeled latitude and longitude lines. The eastern end of Russia and New Zealand are featured twice on the map, once on the right side and again on the left where it wraps around.
Typical of these world maps, the border consists of the flags of the world, however most of the names are abbreviated with '...'.
Wool: Soft, mill spun. Natural dye. Sheen: Shiny Handle: Stiff but flexible Selvedge: 6 cord blue cotton flat weave
Fringe: Blue and white cotton plain weave Pile: 5mmWarp: White cottonWeft: White cotton thread
Warp Depression:Fully depressed
Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug

Pictorial hand woven rug