Ersari Chuval, West Turkestan, third quarter 19th century, comprised of horizontal bands containing stylized plant forms, polygons, hooked diamonds, and "soldat" and "dshudur" motifs, blossoming plant elem, all in blue-green, midnight blue, red, and ivory, with gold highlights, 3 ft. 4 in. x 5 ft.
Literature: For an example with similar design elements please see: Turkoman Tribal Rugs, Werner Loges, 1980, plate 100, p. 165.
reselvaged both sides, minor wear throughout
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