rukorssi baluch tribes khorassan province northeast persia

Ru-Korssi, Baluch Tribes, Khorassan Province, North-East Persia.


Price

£550
| $766 USD | €641 EUR


Item Ref

BM/RK

Description

A very attractive and beautifully woven Ru-Korssi (cover), made by Baluch tribes in the Khorassan area of north-east Persia, probably in the mid 20th century.
The quality of the work is masterful having a natural camel-hair ground with a stylised pre-Islamic cross in the centre surrounded by four 'trees-of-life'. The main border is superbly executed using a symbol often found in nineteenth century Timuri weavings.
Although there is a mix of natural and synthetic colours, it shows how this fine weaving can be found from the mid 20th century.
Size: 1.32m x 1.25m (4' 4" x 4' 1").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: BM/RK


Dimensions

Height = 125 cm (49")
Width = 132 cm (52")
Depth = 0 cm (0")



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