Bakshaish Cypress Handwoven Tribal Rug, J57574



Size: 8' 10" X 11' 7"

SKU: J57574

Pile Fiber: Wool & Silk

Surface: Pile

Age: New

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SKU J57574
Size 8' 10" X 11' 7"
Size Category 9 X 12
Shape Rectangle
Design Bakshaish Cypress
Origin Afghani
Style Tribal
Sub Style Nomadic Persian & Turkish
Primary Color Grey
Background Color Silver
Accent Color Light Blue
Pile Fiber Wool & Silk
Foundation Fiber Cotton
Construction Handwoven
Surface Pile
Age New

Introducing our exquisite Afghan Bakshaish Cypress tribal rug, a true masterpiece in the world of rugs. Originating from Afghanistan, specifically the Ghazni Province in the southeast, this rug boasts a design that is a testament to the rich weaving traditions of the Turkmen weavers, primarily from the Esari Subtribe.

Crafted with utmost care and precision, this rug features a magnificent bakshaish cypress design, showcasing the beauty of nature in the form of intricate patterns. The background of this rug exudes a stunning silver hue, elegantly complementing the light blue border. The main color of the rug is a captivating shade of grey, adding depth and sophistication to the overall aesthetic.

With a size of 8'10" X 11'7", this rug is meticulously woven using a blend of wool and silk on a cotton foundation. The choice of materials ensures a luxurious and durable piece that will stand the test of time.

The weaving process of this rug is a true work of art, involving the skilled hands of weavers from the Karam Kul district of Andkhoi. They employ a hand-spun single ply pern knot yarn technique, resulting in a higher knot count weaving that enhances the intricate details of the design.

When it comes to the colors used in this rug, the mesmerizing blue tones are achieved through the use of natural indigo dye stuffs. Indigo, known for its vibrant blue hues, has been used for thousands of years by various cultures worldwide. Its inclusion in this rug adds a touch of history and tradition to its overall allure.

With a knots per square inch (KPSI) of 162, we calculated that this marvelous rug is composed of an astounding 2,376,440 individually hand-tied knots. This exceptional craftsmanship ensures not only beauty but also durability, creating a rug that will grace your space for generations to come.

Experience the captivating beauty and exquisite craftsmanship of this Afghan Bakshaish Cypress tribal rug. Every thread tells a story, weaving together the traditions of ancient rug making with the timeless elegance of design. Add a touch of sophistication to your space with this remarkable piece.

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