Lot 46

AN ANTIQUE SHIRVAN RUG, EAST CAUCASUS

approx: 8ft.2in. x 4ft.4in.(248cm. x 132cm.)

The field with diagonal columns with multicoloured hooked lozenge panels together with occasional animal figure, floral and checkered motifs. In an ivory crab-rosette border between hooked, arrowhead, rosette and barber-pole stripes. Touches of wear on the field. Cord replaced, fraying in few places. Slightly corroded Charcoal-black. Ends original, one slightly fraying. In general this rug is in good usable condition. Attractive and very good example for Shirvan group.

Estimate: £350-£550