670. a darling narrow Mashwani Afghan runner

Afghan Mashwani pile and soumak runner

670. Provenance: Mashwani tribe, Herat region, SW Afghansitan

Size: 260 x 62 cm

Age: Modern.

Condition: Very good.

Notes: An attractive and very useful runner, combining the techniques of knotted pile and soumak. Ideal for a narrow corridor or between twin beds. Made with fine Beljik wool, which has a velvety sheen.