Hand woven carpet from Afhanistan for sale

Dated (1994) Afghan Map War Rug

Exhibited at:
ID# 1121Date: 1994Price:$ 4500Size 46 x 81 inches
(117 X206 cm)
Knots/Inch:
8 h X 7
Origin: AfghanistanStyle: -"Afghan Modern" Map War Rugs,
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Tribe: Baluchi
http://www.iconophilia.net/the-afghan-modern-rkd/ https://rugsofwar.wordpress.com/2012/07/16/the-afghan-modern-its-anonymous-authors-and-the-question-of-collective-agency/ This is a beautiful Afghan Map rug featuring the different labeled provinces of Afghanistan with bright colors. Two potted plants sit above and below the map and collections of brown and tan flowers are scattered throughout the negative space. Small planes sit inside some of the provinces, solidifying this as a war rug.
Wool: Soft, fine, pretty slick Sheen: Very shiny. Handle: Very floppy Selvedge: Black tightly braided goat hair
Fringe: Blue and naturally colored plain weave with red and blue weft brocade Pile: 6mmWarp: Naturally colored woolWeft: Black cotton thread
Warp Depression:Slight depression
For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet

For sale: Afghan War Rug or Conflict Carpet