9'8" x 12'3" clean authentic vintage rug completely hand knotted with fine sheep wool and vegetable dyes (early 1900s estimate). No holes, rips, tears, stains, animal or smoke.Millions of individually hand tied knots in this rug. Each knot is also tied twice upon two foundation layers for durability. Natural organic dyes oxidize over the century giving lighter and darker shades of each tone, called'abrash' by curators and collectors. Old world dye making techniques from a bygone era unmatched today. Natural sources includes pomegranate, beet, madder root, indigo, lilac, hyacinth, larkspur, weld and more. Some small antique wear or low pile over the century but very good for the age and clean. See all 12 images and closeups.
The item "10x12 RED HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG HANDMADE ORIENTAL ANTIQUE CARPET handwoven 9x12" is in sale since Wednesday, July 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Rugs & Carpets". The seller is "wtiemwor" and is located in Plano, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.