Double saddlebag or

Vintage Afghan Saddlebag - 1'7 x 3'7

Regular price $385.00 Sale

This double saddlebag or Khorjin was woven in Afghanistan during third quarter of the 20th century. The bag face is low and dense pile with a flatwoven back in a purple and yellow diamond pattern. The closure is composed of red and blue slit tapestry with braided loops. The bag faces feature a red, white and brown geometric design, with a border featuring animals and stars. Multicolor fringe is on the  tops and bottoms of both bag faces, with tassels along the sides. A truly whimsical piece. In excellent condition, signs of wear consistent with age. 

Size: 1'7" x 3'7"

Age: Q3 (1950-1975)

Country of Origin: Afghanistan

Type of Rug: Saddlebag

Material: Wool; cotton

Pile Height: Low pile; flatweave

Condition: Excellent

 

BK1760

 

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