Kelim - 278 cm - 188 cm

Description
Kelim - 278 cm - 188 cm
Wool on wool - Azerbaijan - Late 19th century

Monumental kilim - collector's item.

Mighty shield patterns adorn this piece.
This pattern originates from Armenian culture.
This kilim was made around 1880, in the Quba area which is now Azerbaijan. Only in 1920 the Armenians were deported by the Russians from there to the western part of the Caucasus.

This pattern stayed in use there.
You could compare it with Kazak shield rugs.

Natural colours.

Lot details
Object
Kelim
Length
278 cm
Width
188 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Azerbaijan
Manufacturing period
Late 19th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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