Antique Persian Baluch Bag 46122
Intricate protection symbols and textural decorations arranged in rows create a magnificent and culturally rich pattern that decorates this antique Baluch bag.
Antique Baluch Bag, Origin: Persia, Circa: early part of the 20th century – Here is an antique bag, woven in the Baluch style in Persia around the turn of the twentieth century. This stunning antique Baluch bag created in Persia depicts a charming assortment of richly textural tassels that are juxtaposed against rows of intricate protection symbols. The exquisitely detailed body showcases a marvelous variety of repeating protection symbols, which are rendered in a variety of crisp whites and soft earth tones that are set over a rich brown background. Rows of tightly spaced lozenges, latch hook details, wolf’s mouth symbols and serrated stars form continuous bands the travel across the field. These intricate stripes are separated by rows of sumptuous woolly fringes with fluid tufts. Clusters of ornate tassels and sumptuous wool fringes adorned with decorative beads add interest to the edges of this exquisite antique Persian bag. An appealing composition that is at the same time an important cultural artifact, this antique Baluch bag from turn of the century Persia is a unique and exciting composition.