Antique Rajistani Jail Dhurrie handwoven cotton in repetitive pattern of blue, tan and red stripes on indigo blue field

Antique Rajasthan Jail Dhurrie - 5'5 x 8'5

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This cotton dhurrie was handwoven in Bikaner jail in Rajasthan during the turn of the 20th century.

It features a series of multicolored stripes in red, mauve and blue on deep indigo field. There are white snowfalke motifs alternating in rows between the stripes and in a red and white flanking stripe. These rugs were part of prison reform beginning in 19th century India.

In excellent condition, some wear on the fringes.


Size: 5'5" x 8'5" [1.7m x 2.6m]

Age: 1900

Country of Origin: Rajasthan India

Type of Rug: Cotton Jail Dhurrie 

Material: Cotton

Pile Height: Flatwoven

Condition: Very Good, some stains as pictured




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