Najibullah Production Red Rug
middle 1990s
War Rug Width (decimal feet): 3.25
War Rug Length (decimal feet): 4.84
Knots per Inch - Horizontal: 8
Knots per Inch - Vertical: 9
Warp Depression: 60 degree to full depression
War Rug Sales Status: Sold Rug
Country of Origin (estimated): Pakistan
War Rug Style: Red Turkman with Kalashnikovs War Rugs
War Rug Ethnic Origin: Turkman
General Description: Perfect condition, new condition after spending 15 years in a dealers pile. This rug's knots forma particularly dense pile, with little weft showing on back of rug.
Description of wool: Remarkably dense, sturdy and think
Sheen of Wool: Okay
Handle: Very springy and strong
Selvedge: One thick cord covered in black wool
Fringe: Like Najibullah war rugs it features a two inch red wool kilim with thin black stripe, overhand knots, short fringe
Pile Material: 6mm
Weft Material: White cotton
Warp Material: Black wool