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AH 1302 (1884 AD) dated Star Kazak rug, Kazak Region, possibly Shikli (Shykhly) village, Western Azerbaijan.


A WHITE GROUND "STAR" KAZAK RUG
SOUTH CAUCASUS, DATED AH 13[0]2/1884-5 AD

Price Realized 196,250 ($285,151)
 

Sale Information
Christie's Sale 6423
DAVIDE HALEVIM : MAGNIFICENT CARPETS & TAPESTRIES
14 February 2001
London, King Street
 

Lot Description
A WHITE GROUND "STAR" KAZAK RUG
SOUTH CAUCASUS, DATED AH 13[0]2/1884-5 AD
Lot 85 - The ivory field with two shaded brick-red hooked medallions containing angular hooked vine motifs and similar panels flanking a central stellar panel containing minor motifs, similar part-panels above and below, the brick-red medallions linked on the diagonals by shaped medium green hooked panels having similar motifs, further aubergine and light-blue panels within the field, in a narrow border of linked polychrome hooked panels and barber-pole stripes, minute repairs
7ft.3in. x 4ft.10in. (220cm. x 148cm.)