AN ANTIQUE CHELABERD RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS
approx: 7ft.11in. x 3ft.11in.(241cm. x 119cm.)
The field with four stylised bold and hooked medallions, flanked by hooked lozenges. In serrated leaf and glass motif border between zig-zag and barber-pole stripes. Localized wear, down to knot collar. Slightly corroded black. Scattered old repairs & re-piling, well done. Ends with short fringes, secured. Part of guard stripes on ends rewoven, very well done. Selvages rebound. In general this rug is in good usable condition. Attractive.