Blue Tank Two Ewer War Rug
|ID# 1658||Date: Late 1980's or early 1990's||-:-||Size 44 x 77 inches
(112 X196 cm)
7 h X 8
|Origin: Turkey||Style: -Two Ewer Design Zakini Rugs, |
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|This two ewer war rug features four bright blue tanks, two teal tanks, and two white tanks with text inside at the center of the rug beside large vases filled with flowers. Multicolored rows of cars split the design into five sections.
Brightly multi colored '#' signs fill out the negative space between the larger motifs. At the bottom and top of the rug are the classic Two Ewers on a table with a small vase between.
|Wool: Soft, fine ||Sheen: Shiny and lustrous || Handle: Floppy ||Selvedge: Tightly braided brown goat hair with okay coverage|
|Fringe: Reduced kilim, overhand knots ||Pile: 6mm||Warp: Brown and naturally colored wefted wool ||Weft: Grey cotton thread |
|Warp Depression:Not depressed|