Stepanakert Karabach - Verneh - 290 cm - 100 cm

Description
Stepanakert Karabach - Verneh - 290 cm - 100 cm
Wool on wool - Armenia

Verneh is a flat weave like kilim, the difference is that it has a different front and back.
First the weaver creates a flat weave - warp and weft on the loom on the wool warp thread.
Then afterwards the pattern with the weft thread.
So woven diagonally.
Please see the detailed photos.

This started in the city of Stepanakert in Karabakh , South Caucasus, and later makers of rugs went to western Turkey in the 20th century.
Ousted by industrialisation under Russian occupation.

Lot details
Model
Stepanakert Karabach
Object
Verneh
Length
290 cm
Width
100 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Armenia
Condition
Overall in good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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