Kazak, Yerevan - Carpet - 130 cm - 88 cm

Description
Kazak, Yerevan - Carpet - 130 cm - 88 cm
Wool on cotton - Armenia - Mid 20th century

Genuine Kazak - Eriwan, also Yerevan.
Capital of Armenia
The three medallions are called Eriwan stars.

These carpets were made from the mid-19th century to the mid-20th century. This one is from 1930. They were status symbols back then already.
Buyers showed their skills - always very finely knotted - also see the detailed photos.
Very beautiful fine wool with plant-based, sustainable paints.
Also see the abrash in the indigo blue.
Beautifully worn evenly.
An edge of shamdan/mashal ornaments on a white background.
Fire and flaming torch - Zoroastrian symbols.

Collectors' item - you should hang it on the wall.

Lot details
Model
Kazak, Yerevan
Object
Carpet
Length
130 cm
Width
88 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Armenia
Manufacturing period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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