ITEM#: 23215942This rug is a unique piece of world art that will enhance your living space. The weavers of the Mahal design use the asymmetrical or Persian knot, giving their rugs exceptional softness and flexibility. The knot count per square inch for this rug is 180. This rug is made of 100-percent wool pile, and a cotton foundation. The pile height is 0.25 inches. This rug has a floral pattern in shades of black, green, blue, and brown.
Story Behind the Art:
The design of this rug originates from the Iranian city of Mahal, however this rug was re-created in the Varanasi region of India, by Bhadohi village weavers. Natural vegetable dyes are used to give the rugs their rich colors. 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.
- Worldstock Country: India
- Pile Height: 0.25 - 0.5 inch
- Product Features: Handmade
- Material: Wool
- Style: Traditional, Classic
- Pattern: Oriental, Floral
- Weave Type: Hand-Knotted
- Rug Type: Indoor
- Feature: Latex Free
- Shape: Rectangle
- Rug Size: 2' x 3'
- Secondary Color: Green
- Color: Black
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||India|
|Dimensions||2' x 3'|
|Country of Origin||India|
Hand-Tufted Dazzle Shag (2' x 3')
Hand-woven Armstrong Wool Rug (2' x 3')
Sale: $52.39 - $73.99
Hand Woven Carvin Flatweave Wool Rug (2' x 3')
Sale: $27.77 - $37.59
Hand-woven Dan Solid Viscose Rug (2' x 3')
Antibes Flatweave Striped Accent Rug (2' x 3')
Sale: $17.99 - $46.79
Hand Woven Reese Contemporary Solid Braided New Zealand Wool Area Rug (2' x 3')
Hand-loomed Helen Casual Wool Area Rug (2' x 3')
Sale: $49.59 - $55.59
Questions & Answers
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
The Complete Rug Buying Guide
When furnishing your home, a rug can really bring your whole look together, no matter what your design. We'll help you find an area rug that’s right for you.
Coastal Furniture and Decor Ideas
Boho Chic Furniture and Decor Ideas
Industrial Furniture and Decor Ideas
Area Rug Styles to Try in Your Home
Try these area rug styles to give your home a new look with everything from bohemian rugs, geometric rugs, or natural rugs. Shop and save money on the best area rugs at Overstock.com
Shabby Chic Furniture and Decor Ideas
Mid-Century Modern Furniture and Decor Ideas
How to Clean a Shag Rug
With long, luxurious piles that give them their signature look and touch, shag rugs are truly unique pieces of floor decor. Use one of these five simple methods or combine multiple techniques to clean your shag rug and keep it looking as fresh as the day you bought it.
Top 10 Mid-Century Modern Gifts for Christmas
If you know someone who lives in another decade, and you're looking to feed their retro addiction with the perfect Mid-Century Modern gift. Read on for our top 10 retro-chic Christmas gift ideas.
2015 Lighting Trends to love
Dipped in Gold
The glitter and glamour of gold is catching the eye as a 2015 home decor trend.
Shipping & Returns
Usually leaves our warehouse in 1-2 business days. *
Standard shipping details
Expedited shipping details