Heriz Handwoven Tribal Rug, J70518
Size: 5' 9" X 9' 0"
Pile Fiber: Wool
|5' 9" X 9' 0"
|6 X 9
|Nomadic Persian & Turkish
Introducing the exquisite Afghani Heriz Tribal Rug, a captivating piece that showcases the rich heritage of Afghan craftsmanship. With its origin rooted in Afghanistan and design influenced by the renowned Heriz style, this rug is a true treasure of traditional artistry.
Crafted with an impeccable attention to detail, the background of this rug boasts a striking copper hue that adds warmth and depth to any space. The sage border beautifully frames the intricate patterns, further enhancing its tribal charm. The main color, a soothing beige, creates a harmonious balance, making this rug a versatile addition to any interior aesthetic.
Made from high-quality materials, this rug features a content of wool on cotton, showcasing the artisans' dedication to producing a durable and long-lasting masterpiece. Measuring 5'9" x 9'0", it is the perfect size to complement various room dimensions.
The skillful handiwork of ethnic Turkmen weavers, predominantly from the Esari Subtribe, lends a unique touch to this rug. The wool used in its creation is sourced from sheep in the Ghazni Province of Southeast Afghanistan, renowned for producing wool of superior quality due to its mountainous terrain. The raw Ghazni wool is carefully brought to the western side of Afghanistan, near Herat, where it is hand carted and spun into carpet yarn.
Woven on traditional floor looms within the weavers' homes, this rug embodies the essence of cottage industry production. The asymmetrical "Persian" knot type, combined with a cotton warp and weft, results in a rug that not only exudes traditional charm but also demonstrates exceptional durability. The double wefted heavily packed depressed warp technique used in its weaving further enhances its robustness.
True to the heritage of Afghan rug making, this piece embraces centuries-old natural dye substances, preserving the authenticity and historical significance of the art form. Its vibrant colors are a testament to the meticulous process involved in dyeing the wool.
With a knots per square inch (KPSI) of 80, this rug showcases the masterful craftsmanship that went into its creation. Through our calculations based on the KPSI, we have determined that this incredible work of art consists of a remarkable 588,949 individually hand-tied knots in total.
Immerse your home in the timeless allure of Afghani craftsmanship with this stunning Heriz Tribal Rug. Its captivating design, impeccable quality, and rich cultural history make it a true testament to the artistry of Afghan rug making. Embrace the authenticity of this magnificent piece and add a touch of tribal elegance to your space.