Portrait Rug (Ahmad Shah Massoud)

From the press release:
Exhibition Opening - From Combat to Carpet: The Art of Afghan War Rugs

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

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