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Antique Lori Pambak Kazak rug, 19th century, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd (Southern Borchaly)

Lot: 168
Kazak: An antique Kazak of unusually wide dimensions. The rare design seen in the field, with two highly divergent medallions surrounded by crosses, octagons and small filler motifs, cannot be attributed with certainty to any one of the known Kazak groups. Original selvedges and upper finish, somewhat reduced at the bottom. Several repairs and restored creases, low spots in the pile.
Origin: South West Caucasus
Dimensions: 205 x 160 cm
Age: Second half 19th century
Estimate: 5,000.00
Sold: 4,880.00

Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles, 25. May 2013