2'10 x 4'4 Hand-Knotted Persian Baluch Prayer Rug, 1930s
|Type||Prayer Rug, Accent Rug|
|Approximate Size||3′ × 4′|
|Period||1930s, Semi-Antique, Early 20th Century|
|Fringe/End Finish||Natural Warp|
|Selvedges/Side Finish||Hand Overcast|
- irregularities to shape, with moderate buckling and distortion; wear to selvedge overcasting with loss, separation and fraying; uneven wear and loss to fringe, with fraying weave and pile loss into borders; abrash and varied color fade; some matted and crushed pile with creases from storage; stabilizing stitches to both fringed ends.