8'9" x 11'10" genuine, clean antique rug completely hand knotted with sheep wool and vegetable dyes (early 1900s estimate). Red field and dark blue border.
A myriad accents including green, coral/rust/saffron, several shades of blue and more. Double tied knots upon two foundation layers (150 knots per square inch per layer, effective 300 knots per square inch overall). No stains, animal or smoke.Natural organic dyes oxidize over the century giving lighter or darker shades of colors, a beautiful affect called'abrash' by curators. Dyes from pomegranate, beet, madder root, indigo, lilac, hyacinth, larkspur, weld and more. See all 12 images and closeups. This item is in the category "Antiques\Rugs & Carpets".
The seller is "wtiemwor" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.