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Pariah Offline
#1 Posted : Thursday, September 26, 2019 3:40:00 PM(UTC)
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These are not high value but I think they are fun rugs. The dealer is a local guy in Riyadh.

They appear to be wool, hand knotted, he says with vegetable dies. Not fine work but I might buy them anyway.

I think they may be churning these out somewhere as I've seen a few similar styles. He says they are from Turkmenistan. I'd be grateful to know more.
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#2 Posted : Friday, September 27, 2019 5:18:53 AM(UTC)
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The runner is an Afghan production called Kazak, which has some natural dyes in it. The rug seems to be a finer Persian Gabbeh with nicely finished ends, which also should have some natural dyes used in it.
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