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Antique Kazak Keyhole / Shield design rug

Code: KZSHD01

Age: circa 1880

: 125x245cm

Size (ft): 4'1"x8'0"

Structure: wool pile, ivory wool warps and dark brown wool wefts.

Knots: Gördes (Turkish, symmetrical)

Description: The dark indigo field with a keyhole/double-ended Bellini design. A rustic village rug with bold tribal graphics. Glossy wool and good colours, woven at a time when original village weaving was still there. Ivory polychrome chained star motif main border - note the pattern to be read in both the `positive' and the `negative' space. Very good full pile, several old repairs in the field.


Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi, inventory no: 323.

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Sotheby's 06 June 2007, New York, Carpets, lot 74

Siyawouch Azadi "Azerbaijani Caucasian rugs" page 407

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