"Afghan Rug, Afghanistan, 200 Cm X 303 Cm, Wool On Wool Circa 1970 In Perfect Condition"Afghan carpet, from Afghanistan, in wool on wool, circa 1970, measuring 200 cm wide x 303 cm long, honey, white and very pale blue in the Gül, in very good condition, tied in a soft wool of very good quality and decorated with the tribal motif in the shape of medallion "gül" (generally an octagon, a square or a slightly modified diamond) repeated with constancy on the field, and a broad border decorated with tribal grounds. These carpets have a great elegance and an almost heraldic character, making themselves, The borders are generally of the same color as the field, it is part of the nomadic way of life consisting in deviating from all the ostentatious forms. The soft and shiny wool is of a very tight and very fine knotting, the velvet is flush and this carpet has a beautiful patina honey. Afghan handicrafts are very good bills. In other areas, nomadic carpets are often loosely tied and have long hairs, unlike Afghan or Turkmen carpets that have dense and tight knots with the Persian knot, velvet features, and goat or sheep's wool, supple and shiny. But the use of goat hair is more common for warp and weft. These carpets have a masculine aura and have been appreciated since the 19 th century for the decoration of the offices of businessmen. These majestic carpets are certainly the best in Central Asia and are the work of the Afghan tribes. The same spirit of knotting and patterning is found in Turkmenistan's neighboring carpets belonging to the Tekke tribe, generally called Bukhara-Tekke, but the old production consists of smaller carpets, because of the distance that separates them from the Tekke tribe. Central Asia and foreign markets.
This carpet is in very good condition.
Dimensions: Width: 200 cm (6'7 '') x Length: 303 cm (10 ')
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