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Antique Kazak Karachop rug, 19th century

Lot: 66
Karachov This blue-ground Karachov with a four-and-one design belongs to a specific group in which the corner motifs have been developed into large, red, serrated forms. As usual in this type, the leaf and calyx border is salmon red. Minimally reduced ends, original selvedges. Strongly abrashed in the lower field section, several old repairs.
South West Caucasus
230 x 183 cm
Ca. 1900
AZADI, SIAWOSCH U., KERIMOV, LAFIF & ZOLLINGER, WERNER, Azerbaidjanisch-Kaukasische Teppiche. Sammlung Ulmke aus der Schweiz. Hamburg 2001, no. 138

Rippon Boswell
Major Autumn Auction
Auction date: Saturday 05. December 2009 at 03 PM