Crazy Zigzag Kilim

4'11" x 7'2" (150cm x 218cm)
Iran, Southeast Persia: Early 20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim): wool
Afshar weavers of Iran's Kerman province love the "zigzag" and this crazy psychedelic kilim is as good as it gets. The size and format suggests it was probably meant as a "sofreh", a meal mat.

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