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AH 1275 (=1858 AD) dated rare antique Karadagh  / Arasbaran rug with boteh motifs on a light red ground, Iranian Azerbaijan
Major Autumn Auction

Auction date: Saturday 05. December 2009
Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles

Lot: 104
Karadagh A very rare, small-format carpet, with botehs on a light red ground and a blue border; judging by its knotting structure and palette, it was made in the Karadagh border region. The main border already shows stylistic influences from the neighbouring Karabagh region. Good condition.
North West Persia, Azerbaijan
119 x 89 cm
Dated 1275 = 1858