2'10" x 11'3" ft genuine hand knotted clean condition antique runner rug (late 1800s estimate caucas / caucasian region). Natural vegetable & mineral dyes. No stains animal nor smoke issue. Natural, beautiful color variations from organic dye oxidation over the century as seen in images (called'abrash' by curators and collectors).
Old world dye techniques still unmatched. Double tied knots and finely crafted. Great authentic antique period piece with valid historic feel.
Great colors include a spectrum of antiqued rust red terra cotta light blue indigo teal green cream and earth tones. Dye sources include pomegranate, beet, indigo, lilac, larkspur, weld, bark, and more. See all 12 images and closeups as part of description.