Striking Antique Caucasian Kazak Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Caucasian Rugs, Circa date: 1900 – The tribal antique Caucasian Kazak rugs are favorites among oriental rug collectors and designers. These gorgeous rugs were made by the people who inhabited the Caucasus Mountains and have been a part of the history of the region for many millennia. These antique Caucasian rugs were created in small encampments and Alpine villages using primitive equipment in a harsh environment. This gorgeous piece is an excellent example of a hand-crafted rug created by these primitive weavers.
Rug weaving is an art form that is passed from generation to generation. Women rug weavers are taught from an early age how to create the traditional motifs and designs using stories, songs, poetry, and by sitting at the loom beside their elders. One of the features that make these rugs so special is that you can often see the work of a less skilled weaver as they learned their craft as it is being passed down to the next generation of weavers to carry on the tradition.
This rug is a personal piece of expressive art that represents the history of the people of the Kazak region and their life close to the land. These magnificent antique rugs use local wool that is dyed using materials that are found around the encampment. This gorgeous accent rug has a lot of personality. It is a smaller piece, and you can see the tradition and culture that is in every knot. This is a beautiful piece for a Boho Chic room, or for a collector who wants an original piece of tribal artwork for their
This is a smaller piece that would make a perfect small size accent rug, or you could hang it on the wall as a piece of art. Either way, it serves as a delicate reminder of the rug weavers that have been creating these Kazak rugs for thousands of years and the traditions that each piece embodies. This gorgeous Kazak of original and unique artwork will bring charm to any room of the home.