3'3 x 4'4 Hand-Knotted Northwest Persian Wool Rug Remnant, circa 1890s
|Type||Area Rug, Remnant|
|Approximate Size||3′ × 4′|
|Period||Late 19th Century, Antique|
|Fringe/End Finish||Natural Warp, Cut Ends|
- thinned, low pile with significant loss and exposed foundation throughout; holes and broken foundation yarns present in areas of heaviest wear; distortion and warping to shape; selvedges have been removed, with loose weave and fraying along both sides; rug has been cut down on both ends, with fray to unfinished ends interrupting borders on one side and cut through center field on the other.