Afghan Silk 1838

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6’ x 9’ 3”    Vintage  room-size hand-knotted silk rug from Herat, Afghanistan circa the mid 1900s.  The rug is in an allover pattern consisting of large medallions in red, brown, and black colors.  The medallions show beautifully on a cream-colored silk field.  The border is on a black background with connected pink color small medallions.  The ends of the rug have kilim weaving which adds to the beauty of the rug.

Dimensions: 6’ x 9’ 3”
Date of Manufacture: 3rd Quarter of the 1900s
Place of Origin: Afghanistan
Material: Silk pile on a silk foundation
Condition: Small area of color run.  Wear consistent with age and use

SKU: 1838

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