Portrait Rug (Ahmad Shah Massoud)

From the Museum of International Folk Art

Portrait Rug (Ahmad Shah Massoud)

Unidentified artist, likely Baluch

Knotted wool, Afghanistan (dated after 2001)

Acquired in Kabul (Afghanistan), 2006

Credit: Image courtesy of Annemarie Sawkins and Enrico Mascelloni

Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.