Shasevan - Mafrash - 240 cm - 116 cm

Description
Shasevan - Mafrash - 240 cm - 116 cm
Wool on cotton - Caucasus - mid 20th century

Special mafrash.
Three techniques: knotted rug, kelim and soumack.
Women used pieces like these to show their versatility.
You can see the rich ornaments, especially in the soumack part.
Also a whole row of animal heads with a "flag".
This is something you often see in the Caucasus.
Wonderful colours.
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Lot details
Model
Shasevan
Object
Mafrash
Length
240 cm
Width
116 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Caucasus
Manufacturing period
Mid 20th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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