From MSNBC: Richard Engel, NBC News Chief Correspondent, takes Rachel on a tour of Kabul's Chicken Street shopping district where she forgoes inexp
July 8, 2010

From MSNBC:

Richard Engel, NBC News Chief Correspondent, takes Rachel on a tour of Kabul's Chicken Street shopping district where she forgoes inexpensive jewels [pure one carat emeralds for $120] and purchases a rug with a gun on it for her mother.

And although not the same one here's a reasonable facsimile of the one she bought.

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