Shirvan prayer rug (21) (147)

Shirvan prayer rug from Eastern Caucasus,west coast of the Caspian Sea

Age: circa 1880

Size: 6'.2"x3'.6" (188x107 cm)

The ivory field of this piece features a densely packed lozenge lattice with highly stylized flowers.The niche arch is faceted and encloses nested inner niches and a central comb.Large animals,hands and other interesting elements fill the ivory spandrels.The border array includes the classic red diagonal "S" pattern.The rug has nicely muted colors and the condition is good.

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