Vintage Wool Pre-Owned Rugs Afghan Belutsch 87 x 135 cm
Beautiful Genuine Flatweave wool rug with dark colours and geometric patterns. Afghanistan is situated in the south of Asia, adjoining Iran and Turkmenistan to the west, Uzbekistan and Tadzjikistan in the north together with Pakistan and China in the east. The capital of the city is Kabul and the main part of the country is covered with mountains. Only a tenth of the countrys area is fruitful, but at the same time among the most fruiftul in the world. The population, the Afghans , represent the most of diverse ethnic groups (tribes) where the Pashtuns are the largest. Other large ethnic groups are the Tadjics, the Hazars and the Uzbekis. The country has for many years been plugged by internal and international conflicts with larger Western powers. Since 2004 when a new constitution was set the country is governed by a president. Two of the most popular carpets from Afghanistan are Khal Mohammadi and Afghan Aqche. Khal Mohammadi are handmade by the Turkomans in the north of Afghanistan, and in some cases they can also be hand knotted in Pakistan by the Turkomans who have crossed over the borders into Pakistan. The primary colours are dark red in different nuances. Occurring motifs are göls (elephant like pattern) and octagonal (eight shaped) often with curvilinear flowers in dark blue, ochre and beige. Afghan Aqche carpets are handmade by the Turkomans in central and north Afghanistan. Pile, warp and weft consists of wool, goat and sometimes also horse hair.
- Primary Colour: Brown
- Secondary Colour: Blue
- Tertiary Colour:Multi-Coloured
- Length(cm): 135
- Width(cm): 87
- Total Height(mm): 9.5
- Weight(Kg): 2.5
- Main Material: Wool(100%)
- Origin/Designed: Afghanistan
- Construction: Hand Knotted
- Category: Traditional
- Shape: Rectangle
- Room: Living Room/Bedroom
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Estimated Delivery Times: 4 - 6 Working Days.
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Return & Refund
We understand that from time to time, despite our best efforts, we don't manage to find the perfect rug for you.
If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we offer a FULL Return Policy for a period of 14 Calendar Days and a full refund will be issued, provided that the "Returned Item" is in its original sellable condition.
This rug is 'unique' and the rug in the picture is the one you will receive should you decide to order from us. Allow for a slight variation of colours depending on monitor settings.
We guarantee that the above carpet is a genuine hand-knotted oriental carpet. Due to the construction methods, please allow for slight variations of 1-5 cm in the dimensions. Because this rug has been used before, there will be areas which may be worn, faded. or stained, which is sometimes visible in the pictures, but sometimes not.If you have any doubt, feel free to visit us and see for yourself or call us to ask for more information.