This Baluch rug was handwoven during the First quarter of the 20th century near the border of Iran and Afghanistan.
This rug features a camel ground and a geometric trellis motif. Each hexagon contains a tree shape in various colors, ranging from indigo to red, to green. The multicolor diagonal border is reminiscent of the candycane border found in kurdish rugs.
In good condition, signs of wear consistent with age. Low pile, with a loose handle. Original kilim ends still intact.
Size: 2'8" x 4'10"
Age: Q1 20th century (1900-1925)
Country of Origin: Afghanistan/Iran Border
Type of Rug: Baluch
Material: Wool Pile on a Wool Foundation
Pile Height: Low
Condition: Good; Wear to areas of the pile and oxidation of the browns