This Timuri Baluch rug was woven in Afghanistan during the third quarter of the 19th century. It features a field of stylized rosettes which is known as the "Mina Khani" design. It has a limited color palette of red, brown, navy and ivory. The main border is wide and is composed of scrolling latch hook vines in blues and browns. In good condition with wear and oxidization throughout; wear consistent with significant age. Pile is low and dense, with a loose handle.