Herat Oriental

Herat Oriental Balouchi Hand-Knotted Light Brown Area Rug WL029

Herat Oriental WL029 Afghan Balouchi rugs are made in the villages of Zakini, Tiamani, and Kodani, which are located in the province of Herat, Afghanistan. As a result of the past 30 years of war and foreign invasion of Afghanistan, most of the weavers in the villages have moved to the cities and are no longer weaving rugs.  Therefore, you rarely see a newly woven Balouchi rug in the market but this particular rug was made by the weavers in the villages of Herat. Th woven Balouchi rug in the market but this particular rug was made by the weavers in the villages of Herat. They were woven in a very primitive way on flat wooden looms that lay on the ground, with 100 percent wool from their own sheep.  All of the washing and the natural vegetable dying of the wool is done in their villages. The knot count per square inch for this rug is 120. Features: -Balouchi collection.-Material: 100% Wool.-Handmade Wool Rug.-Fair Trade.-Primary Color: Light Brown.-Primary Pattern: Oriental.-Holiday Theme: No -Holiday: ..-Rug Shape: Rectangle.-Construction: Handmade.-Technique: Knotted.-Material: Wool -Material Details: Sheep Wool..-Recycled Content: No -Total Recycled Content (Percentage): .-Post-Consumer Content (Percentage): .-Remanufactured/Refurbished: ..-Eco-Friendly: No.-Fringe: Yes.-Distressed: No.-Gender: Neutral.-Theme: .-Reversible: No.-Outdoor Use: No.-Floor Heating Safe: No.-Water Resistant: No.-Stain Resistant: No.-Fade Resistant: Yes.-Product Care: Have professionally cleaned every few years.-Rug Pad Recommended: Yes.-Style: Rustic.-Style (Old): Rustic.-Licensed Product: No.Dimensions: -Minimum pile height : 0.25".-Knot count : 120".-Pile Height: 0.5.-Overall Width: 32.-Overall Length: 51.-Overall Product Weight: 8. read more