timuri namazlik prayerrug western afghanistan

Timuri Namazlik (Prayer-Rug), Western Afghanistan


Price

SOLD

Item Ref

BM361

Description

Rugs and carpets made by the Timuri tribes in the 19th century incorporated fabulous glowing indigo-blues and this one is no exception. A wonderful small prayer-rug (namazlik) made around 1870 and in very good condition with its original flatwoven brocaded skirts at each end - a highly desirable feature in the antique rugs and carpets of the Timuri and their near neighbours, the Baluch.
Size: 1.32m x 0.92m (4' 4" x 3' 0").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: BM361



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