Earthy Brown Herati Afghan Rug
The tradition of Afghan Herati Balouch war rugs originated during the invasion of Afghanistan during the ex-Soviet union; the motifs represent the feelings of villagers regarding the tyranny and oppression of Russian occupancy in their home country. Considered art, this style of rug is highly collectible.
100% wool, hand-knotted Afghan Herati Balouch war rug. Herat is the capital city of the Herat province in north western Afghanistan where this rug style originated. Earthy brown colors along with reds, blues, and ivory. Features motifs of unique monster-animals and triple geometric borders. Low pile rug. Just cleaned and sanitized.
84” x 46”
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