Flat Woven Runner, Syria, circa 1900, 2’10” x 9’3”
An extremely decorative as well as relatively rare flat woven runner from Syria in perfect condition with a saturated palette. The colors are all derived from natural dyes. The red dye is probably derived from cochineal. The condition is good enough to withstand heavy foot traffic without a problem.
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