Semi-Antique Hand-Knotted Caucasian Shirvan Wool Rug
A semi-antique hand-knotted Caucasian Shirvan wool rug. This rug is rendered in a palette of pink, blue, green, wine, and brown. The pink hued field features a stylized Bijov design with palmettes, flowers, leaves, and added small animal motifs. Framing the field is a main angular border, along with sawtooth guard borders. Finishing this rug are overcast selvedges and the remains of bound ends. It is unlabeled.
|Approximate Size||3′ × 5′|
|Period||Early 20th Century|
|Fringe/End Finish||Natural Warp|
|Selvedges/Side Finish||Hand Overcast|
- threadbare; minor discoloration; damage to the ends; wear to the edges.
- approximately 3’ W x 5.2’ D.