2'1 x 4' Hand-Knotted Karastan Persian Sarouk Rug, 1980s
|Approximate Size||2′ × 4′|
|Rug Style||Pile, Knotted|
|Fringe/End Finish||Hemmed, Natural Warp|
|Selvedges/Side Finish||Machine Bound|
- pulls and snags to selvedge binding and fringe yarn ends; discoloration and soiling throughout; spot stains to center of field; distortion with variation in width and depth; dye bleed into fringe. Loss of fringe to one end, with damage to other end.