Prayer rug from the Caucasus region - 164 cm × 104 cm

Description
Prayer rug from the Caucasus region - 164 cm × 104 cm
Excellent condition - Wool on wool - Early 20th century

Attractive prayer rug from the Caucasus region. Besides the geographic patterns characteristic of the Caucasus region, this carpet is illustrated with two stylised hands on which the believer used to put his hands during prostrations of the Muslim prayer.

Lot details
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Armenia
Manufacturing period
1900-1949
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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