A hand-knotted Indo-Persian wool rug. This rug is rendered in a variegated palette of red, black, golden tan, beige, green, and light brown. The rich red hued field features an allover scrolling floral and foliate design with added palmettes, while framed in a stylized herati border with a black ground. Helping frame the field is also a pair of guard borders patterned with stemmed flowers and brackets. Finishing this rug are overcast selvedges and the remains of a wool warp fringe to the ends. It is unlabeled.
|Approximate Size:||8′ × 12′|
- to fair; damage to the ends; minor wear and discoloration.
98.5" W x 0.5" H x 140.0" D
- approximately 8.2’ W x 11.6’ D.