Chan-Karabagh Prayer Rug. Caucasian. 2nd Half 19th Century. Inscribed Date: 1263=1846? Our rug exhibits distinct rare features. a nontypical border. See Caucasian Prayer Rugs, by Ralph Kaffel, pg. 78 Plate 32. a field where the weaver omitted the crab-like tentacles leaving a hanging lattice of ascending leaves that dangle from a floating three-sided mihrab versus the common pentagonal shape. Small tear in left edge. Slight loss to all sides. 10 colors. Saturated colors including purple. Smooth back. 63in x 34in. Delicately hand washed.
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