Description: wool, pile
Dimensions: approximately 181 by 136cm; 5ft. 11in., 4ft. 6in.
Condition Report: 136cm across the top, 136cm across the bottom, 181cm the left hand side, 178cm the right hand side. Soft lustrous wool with flexible handle. Pile at highest 3-4mm down to 2mm. Some minor oxidisation to the dark brown, as to be expected with dye. Losses at both ends. Warp fringing overlocked. Asymmetrically knotted. Sidecords re-overcast. This is an unusual design and a striking and decorative rug.
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