Small rug with dragons
76 x 63 cm (30 x 25 in.)
|| 11 H x 6 V = 66 kpsi
|| cranberry red, strawberry red, rose, dark blue, light blue, light green, light brown, beige (8)
|| localised areas of wear. Original sides and ends, the latter bound with red fabric.
|| A very unusual rug depicting opposing dragons sprouting from the sacred mountain, flanked on the right by cartoon-like masked creatures. I havenít found any comparables in the literature. The red cotton bindings at each end suggest that it might have been intended for monastic purposes.