Handmade One-of-a-Kind Aubusson Wool Rug (Pakistan) - 5'9 x 8'9

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Handmade One-of-a-Kind Aubusson Wool Rug (Pakistan) - 5'9 x 8'9

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brand Herat Oriental

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This rug is a unique piece of world art that will enhance your living space. The design of this Aubusson rug originates from the French town of Aubusson, a small, picturesque town situated close to the mountains of the Massif Central. The knot count per square inch for this rug is 200. The pile height is 0.25 inches. This rug is made of 100-percent wool pile. Colors include beige, gold, pink, green, grey and red.

Story Behind the Art:
The design of this rug was copied and re-created in the Lahore region of Pakistan, by the village weavers. They are made on portable wooden looms typically with wool pulled from the tribe's sheep each year. They obtain their dyes naturally from local vegetables, flowers, tree bark, minerals, and insects. Graphs, or blueprints for the patterns, are used more often today but true masters create signature designs and color combinations showing their skill. Due to the handmade nature of our rugs, the size may vary from as advertised by 3-4 inches. Regular vacuuming and annual professional cleaning will keep your rug looking new for years to come. Herat Oriental has been providing beautiful, authentic, handmade rugs to Worldstock for over 10 years. Worldstock has given us the opportunity to create jobs for over 2,000 local village weavers, which helps them to greatly support their families. The majority of the weavers are women, who live in the villages of Afghanistan, Pakistan and India. As we grow with Worldstock, we are able to create more jobs for female weavers who otherwise would not have the opportunity to do so. The community also thrives from rug weaving as the local farmers benefit from wool sales, and the local artisans create natural and vegetable dyes for the weavers to use in their designs.

What is Worldstock?

The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.

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Tip: We recommend the use of a non-skid pad to keep the rug in place on smooth surfaces.

All rug sizes are approximate. Due to the difference of monitor colors, some rug colors may vary slightly. We try to represent all rug colors accurately. Please refer to the text above for a description of the colors shown in the photo.

Please keep in mind that new wool rugs may initially shed and have a natural capacity to shed for several months after purchase. This is normal due to the nature of construction of most wool rugs and not a defect. Click here to view our Wool Rug Care Guide.
Country of Origin: Pakistan

Specifications

Item #
33411957
Style
Traditional
Material
Wool
Pattern
Floral & Botanical
Feature
Latex Free
Weave Type
Hand-Knotted
Pile Height
0.25 - 0.5 inch
Color
Beige
Handmade
Worldstock
Product Features
Handmade
Rug Type
Indoor
Rugs by Room
Bedroom, Dining Room, Living Room
Shape
Rectangle
Model Number
MIZ584

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