Ref. No: 0407-10
Sub-Group: Herat Pirabadil
Origin Country: AZERBAIJAN, Pirabadil (Davachi)
General/Historical Information: The name of Herat Pirabadil rugs that belong to Guba Group of Azerbaijan Carpets, related with the village “Pirabadil” that located 15 km to east of Guba City. Carpet specialists named this carpet "Herati", but it has been known with the name "Uruseat" among carpet makers. Because this carpet was appreciated by Russian people and was always demanded by Russian market.
this carpet firstly made in Herat, Afghanistan. In the beginning it was
spread among carpet weaving districts in South Azerbaijan, and later in
North Azerbaijan (today's Azerbaijan Republic). In Karabagh it was well
known with the name "Balyq" that means "fish".
(knots per square meter):
(40x40) up to 160 000
Colors: Naturally dyed
AGE: about 60 years
Technical Analysis: Density of "Herat Pirabadil" carpets varies from 30x30 to 40x40 per square decimeter. (from 90.000 to 160.000 knots per square meter)
The height of pile: 7-9 mm
Comments: Carpet "Herat Pirabadil" is considered as one of the best samples of Guba Region.
Researched and prepared by Vugar Dadashov
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