SMALL ANTIQUE SHRIVEN CARPET, Circa 1900
Item # 120101PLW05
A vibrant little caucasian throw rug, the carpet is wool construction with light blue grounds and rusty borders, wonderful low pile with delightful wear throughout and sharp geometrical designs. The first two borders are doubled up, first as a repeating six-point star, the second a repeating floral motif of varying colors flanking a serrated leaves border design. The knotting is small and quite compact. A sharp and powerful little rug with a delightful palette.
Measurements: 43 1/2" wide x 64 1/2" long
Condition Report: Low pile throughout, structure visibility in a few areas. Two holes w/ some stitching. Rewoven fringes with fraying and losses. Loose wool and wear to selvedge. Some small spots of stain/discoloration. Overall wear to surface as expected, structure remains strong and pliable.