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Antique Bordjalou rug, so called "Sewan Kazak" rug, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd


Lot Description
A SEWAN KAZAK RUG
SOUTH CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1900

The blood-red field scattered with angular polychrome stellar flowerheads around a large mottled sea-green shield medallion centred by a hooked polychrome lozenge-motif, in a deep blue polychrome angular flowerhead border between reciprocal skittle-pattern stripes, a short frayed kilim strip at either end, overall good pile, natural corrosion in the brown, a few small repairs
9ft.1in. x 5ft.11in. (276cm. x 180cm.)


Price Realized 3,585 ($6,335)

Sale Information
SALE 6897
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
29 April 2004
London, King Street