Carabagh - Carpet - 250 cm - 154 cm

Carabagh - Carpet - 250 cm - 154 cm
Wool on cotton - Russia

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The term Kazak is used generically to classify a heterogeneous group of carpets from various parts of the Caucasus. The Kazak carpets of the 19th century were knotted entirely in wool; they were carpets with long, shining velvet and large colourful patterns of a geometrical type that varied corresponding to the area of production. Over the course of the twentieth century, the beauty of their colours was rediscovered as well as their original and fanciful designs, always made from memory by women who passed them on from mother to daughter, passing on this great tradition over the centuries. This is how Caucasian rugs began to be appreciated and consistently sought after by enthusiasts and collectors, reaching outstanding prices and taking on a prime position in the panorama of oriental rugs.

Guaranteed 100% hand-knotted.
Thickness: approximately 8 mm.
Age: circa 1900 (approximately 120 years old).
Origin: Azerbaijan/Russia.
Pile: wool
Warp: wool.
Knot density: approximately 260,000 knots/m²
Notes: old collection rug - In good overall condition

Comes with its certificate of authenticity

This rug has been ecologically cleaned by hand using traditional methods. It can be used immediately.

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Additional costs for shipping to islands (CORSICA, Sicily, etc.).

Lot details
250 cm
154 cm
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Overall in fair condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
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