Hand-Knotted Tibetan "Tiger" Area Rug
A hand-knotted Tiger rug. This wool rug likely was woven in Nepal by Tibetan exiles. It presents a classic Tibetan weave and design depicting a taxidermied tiger pelt over a dusty-apricot colored field. Framing the field is a Chinese fret-key border in taupe over apricot. The palette is pale terracotta, dusty apricot, taupe, and toffee. Selvedges are overcast, while the top and bottom are serged, with a strip of protective backing. It is unlabeled.
- Please note, many of the items in this particular estate sale have been in contact with indoor animals and, as a result, may have traces of that exposure. EBTH has done its best to accurately relate condition, but those with severe allergies or concerns may wish to take this into consideration.
- to fair; there are stains and signs of wear; the rug could benefit from professional cleaning.
- approximately 2.7’ W x 5.6’ D.