80128 Vintage Afghani Kilim Rug, 05'08 x 08'02.
Full of tiny details and nomadic charm, this handwoven wool vintage Afghan kilim rug is a captivating vision of woven beauty. The eye-catching tribal design and vibrant earth-tone colors woven into this Afghani kilim work together creating a truly one-of-a-kind-look. The abrashed field features a rectangular field divided into alternating compartment panels decorated with evil eye symbols and ambiguous protection motifs. It is enclosed with a thick compound border composed of S-hooks, crenelated fence, repeating wolf's mouth, comb motifs, and finished with a rectilinear meandering vine. Rich in symbolism and cultural beliefs, this flatweave kilim rug from Afghanistan will take on a curated lived-in look that feels timeless while imparting a sense of warmth and welcomed informality.
Perfect for a living room, dining room, front room, bedroom, home office, open foyer, large entryway, study, studio, den, home library, alcove, mudroom, music room, sunroom, children's area, nursery, game room, home theater, or lounge area. This versatile kilim area rug is well-suited with a variety of styles: Southwestern, Tribal, Nomadic, Ethnic, Bohemian, Boho Chic, Folk Art Style, Modern Mexican, Aztec, Santa Fe Desert, Pacific Northwest, Mid-Century Modern, Contemporary, Modern, Eclectic, Black Forest, Lake Tahoe, Lodge, Cabin, Rustic, Industrial, Artisan, Urban, and Loft. Rustic yet refined, this piece would also complement mountain living for luxury ski chalets, secluded hunting lodges and rustic ranches found in Montana, Colorado, Lake Tahoe, Wyoming, or the Adirondacks.
- Rendered in variegated shades of terra cotta, burnt orange, beige, denim, sky blue, cerulean, glaucous, beige, khaki, orange, brick red, and taupe with other accent colors.
- Handwoven wool.
- Made in Afghanistan.
- Measures: 05'08 x 08'02.
- Date: Mid-20th Century. 1960-1969.