Afghan War Rugs sold by Warrug.com
Since 1999 these rugs are some sold by warrug.com
Classic Bomber Copter War Rug
Date: Early 1990s
Size 45 x 75 inches
(114 X190 cm)
10 h X 8
Bomber / Helicopter / Tank War Rugs
This is an exemplary example of rugs that sold before warrug.com existed. The pile was thick and dusty. The blue a particular indigo. The teriary motifs are charming, and nicely drawn.
Wool: Dens, thick and soft
Sheen: Good, but underdeveloped
Handle: Stiff side of floppy.
: 2 cord of black goal hair
: 1 inch killim, 1 cord brown of knots, 3 inches of fringe
Pile: 5 millimeters
Warp: Long thick blond wool. This is *the* type of warps in this group of rugs. Most warps are braided and plied after the kilim end as a light closure.
Weft: Two grey cords.
Warp Depression:45 to 30 degrees