Teppich. Zürich. Vintage Afghan Baluch Rug/Kilim, Sofreh. Handgewebter Teppich/Kelim, Belutsch.

Vintage Rug/Kilim

Traditional Afghan Baluch Sofreh. Flatweave main part with hand-knotted borders


This elegant rug was formed by sewing two similar parts together to form a small asymmetrical design. Small, typical Baluch geometrical motifs throughout. Deep natural colors, including burgundy, ochre, blue, white and orange. The wear of this authentic, hand-made piece is consistent with its age and use.


COUNTRY: Afghanistan

DATE OF PRODUCTION: Mid 20th century

MATERIALS: Hand-knotted rug; wool

CONDITION: Hand-woven flatweave and hand-knotted; wool and cotton

WIDTH: 152 cm

LENGTH: 163 cm