Antique Tribal Afshar Rug With Repeat Herati Design
Antique tribal Afshar rug with repeat herati design.
An good tribal Afshar rug with a repeat herati (leaf) design on a dark indigo blue ground. The herati design is drawn in bands across the rug which is quite an unusual feature. Note the long kilim ends with a banded design typical of Afshar work.
The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear with good pile, the rug has a tight weave and the fine pile is cut short.
The rug has been hand washed and ready for use. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.
Age: Circa 1890
Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 2in (196 x 128cm)
Antique Tribal Afshar Rug With Repeat Herati Design - H-377