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Afshar "Sofra"

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An old tribal flat-weave from Southern Iran, attributed to Afshar weavers, intented for use as a "sofra", a meal mat used by the family. This type of weaving has a very sturdy construction with tight weave and strongly wrapped edges. It can be used as a sturdy floor rug, but also as a table cover or a wall hanging.

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    Early 20th Century
  • Dimensions

    W 3 ft. 4 in. x L 3 ft. 7 in.

    W 101.6 cm x L 109.22 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    DK-97-56
  • Reference number
    LU85626748583

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