The Arsary , Ersari carpet is a type of carpet handmade by the Ersari Turkmen of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. The design of these rugs is strongly influenced by Afghan rugs, but the fine weave like wool is more common to turkmen rugs. The colors are usually coppery-red, brown.
Ärsary, Ersari (Turkmen), are one of the major tribes of the Turkmen people of Central Asia and one of the five major tribes of the country of Turkmenistan. They live mainly in Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan. Their number is approximately 2.1 million people overall (1 million in Turkmenistan, 900,000 in Afghanistan, and 200,000 in Pakistan, Turkey, Iran, Great Britain, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Russia and other countries).