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Antique Kazak Chajli / Demirchiler rug, 19th century, Azerbaijan

Lot: 94
Kazak The composition of this Kazak, with three large rectangles containing specific designs on a red field, is reminiscent of Chajli rugs. The wide border of large motifs is striking. Good condition, with the original end and side finishes. A high pile and comparatively fine weave, extremely glossy wool and a warm, harmonious palette.
South West Caucasus
250 x 140 cm
Second half 19th century
Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles
Major Spring Auction

Auction date: Saturday 29. May 2010