963. a sumptuous Afghan Beshir rug

Afghan Beshir design rug

963. Provenance: Beshir (Ersari sub-group) tribal design, Northern Afghanistan

Size: 231 x 108 cm

Age: circa 1990

Condition: Excellent

Notes: Original nineteenth century Beshir prayer rugs of this design are rare and highly sought after. This is an expert modern era weaving of the same design, using only natural dyes and top quality handspun mountain wool. It represents a true return to near-lost weaving and dyeing skills. Lustrous.


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