This fine, thick piled wool rug on a cotton foundation has been woven in Northern India.
The design is loosely based on that of a Persian Kashan with a central medallion and a stylised floral field although in this case with a crimson red background mixed with cream and a dark navy blue in the border and medallion.
This type of runner is made specially for us and the sale of which helps towards funding a girls school in Northern India. These rugs comes in a range of sizes including hall runners and different colour combinations.
This fine hallway runner measures 8 feet long by 2 feet 8 inches wide. ( 2.44 x 0.80 metres ).