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Antique Kazak Karachop rug, 19th century

Lot: 96
Karachov Kazak The very fine weave, depth of colour and balance of the
classical composition reveal the age of this green-ground Karachov. Several
restored areas, reselvedged, slight signs of wear.

Origin: South West Caucasus
Size: 208 x 155 cm
Age: Mid 19th century
Estimate: 7.500,00
Literature: TSCHEBULL, RAOUL, Kazak. Carpets of the Caucasus. New York 1971, no. 33 ***
HERRMANN, EBERHART, Von Uschak bis Yarkand. Seltene Orientteppiche 2.
Munich 1979, no. 16

Rippon Boswell
Major Spring Auction
Auction date: Saturday 29. May 2010 at 03 PM