Title: Afghan Samarkand Runner
Size: 2.45×0.80m / 8’0″x2’8″
Material: Wool pile, cotton warp and weft. It has beautifully finished fringes: plaited and wrapped.
Colours and Design: Multi-colour. Geometric panelled design with large central panel and panelled border all containing an abundance of animal life: goats and peacocks.
This Carpet is from a very small production in Afghanistan, handcrafted by highly skilled weavers.
The pile is handknotted and made from hand-spun wool. The dyes are natural. It is a wonderful hard wearing quality.
The design is clearly inspired by ancient nomadic Persian Rugs.
Perfect for Sitting Room, Hallway or Bedroom locations.
The Oriental Rug Merchant, 11 High Street, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1UL, UK