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Antique Moghan (Mughan) rug, 1900s, Azerbaijan


A MOGHAN RUG
SOUTH EAST CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1900

Price Realized 2,151 ($3,439)
 

Sale Information
Christie's Sale 6715
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
1 May 2003
London, King Street
 

Lot Description
151 - A MOGHAN RUG
South East Caucasus, circa 1900
The ivory field with scattered geometric motifs around two columns of polychrome stepped hooked medallions flanked by vertical linked columns of diamond-shaped lozenges, in an ivory border of angular flowerhead and arrow-head design between dark brown flowerhead and narrow barber-pole stripes, kilim strip at each end, minor localised wear, small reweave in central field.
6ft.8in. x 5ft.3in. (204cm. x 160cm.)