afshan - Carpet - 195 cm - 130 cm

Description
afshan - Carpet - 195 cm - 130 cm
Wool on wool - Azerbaijan - Early 20th century

Description and origin: antique Kuba Afshan carpet. Short pile. Kuba is a rug producing town located in North-East Caucasus, next to the Caspian Sea. The port of Baku in Kuba had its own school for carpet-making. The Afshan design originated from this school in Baku’s Khila village.

Dimensions: 195 cm x 130 cm

Age: around 100 years

Condition: overall good condition, with a corner particularly worn (see pictures). A professional restauration would be beneficial to the carpet.

Lot details
Model
afshan
Object
Carpet
Length
195 cm
Width
130 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Azerbaijan
Manufacturing period
Early 20th century
Condition
Overall in fair condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
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