old afghan purdah ensi rug chakesh village superb condition circa 1920

OLD AFGHAN PURDAH ENSI RUG, CHAKESH VILLAGE, SUPERB CONDITION, CIRCA 1920


Price

SOLD

Item Ref

R-1522

Description

Size: 7ft 6in x 6ft 1in (228 x 186cm).
An exceptional old Afghan Purdah from the village of Chakesh which is North of Aq Chah, on the plain of Afghan Turkestan.
Circa 1920.
Chakesh rugs are considered to be the finest quality from this region.
This superb example is very similar to the one published by R.D.Parsons in his book ‘The Carpets of Afghanistan’.
See colour plate 38. Note the design in the elem, which is unique, probably depicting Yurts.
This example is very well made with excellent wool; the abrashed red ground is a very pleasing colour.
The inner curl leaf border is also of interest. An excellent example of an Afghan Purdah (door hanging).
The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile.
The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.
The rug is suitable for very heavy domestic use.
Stock Number: R-1522.
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Internal Ref: R-1522


Dimensions

Height = 228 cm (90")
Width = 186 cm (73")
Depth = 1 cm (1")



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