Chondzoresk - Carpet - 135 cm - 281 cm

Description
Chondzoresk - Carpet - 135 cm - 281 cm
Wool on wool - Armenia - Mid 19th century

Caucasian Chondzoresk Rug size 135x281 cm dated 1281/1864 It has very beautiful colors and very nice wool like a blanket. All colors are natural and no faidng on it. All sides and ends are original untouched piece.
Very Nice example This red-ground Chondzoresk displays three octagonal medallions in green and dark blue, each containing eight snake motifs arranged concentrically around a box shape. The spaces not covered by the main design are filled with stars, stepped polygons, diamonds and tiny scattered motifs. Frequently encountered in the Baku region, the design of the main border – dragon figures stylised to S-forms – is rare in Chondzoresk carpets. good overall condition.

Lot details
Model
Chondzoresk
Object
Carpet
Length
135 cm
Width
281 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Armenia
Manufacturing period
Mid 19th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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