The Baloch or Baluch are an Iranian people who live mainly in the Balochistan region, located at the southeasternmost edge of the Iranian plateau, encompassing the countries of Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan. There are also Baloch diaspora communities in neighbouring regions, including in India, Turkmenistan and the Arabian Peninsula.
The weaver of this semi antique rug has used soft, shinny and plush wool. The design is composed of two rows of “güls” separated by the tree of life. All the dyes are natural. This rug has beautiful colour changes called “abrash”
Material: 100% hand-spun sheep wool and natural dyes
Size: 236×114 cms
Origin: Baluch tribe, Afghanistan
Date of weaving: 1930-1950