Stunning Antique Caucasian Borchalou Kazak Tribal Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Caucasian Rug, Circa date: 1900 – The bold shapes and brilliant colors of this antique Caucasian Borchalou rug lend a tribal flavor to any room decor. This group of antique Caucasian Kazak rugs stands out as one of the more famous styles of antique Caucasian rugs from this mountainous region. People who created this Kazak rug are nomads in a landscape shaped by political turmoil. There are people living in a harsh land as they cling to their tribal traditions, including the symbols and beautiful colors that you can see in this tribal Borchalou rug.
The magnificent antique rugs from the region are known for their primitive feel. One thing you might notice about this rug is that even though it has a repeating diamond pattern, it also shows spontaneity in the placement of the colors and the lack of symmetry on the vertical plane.
Rugs of the region can be split into two types. You will find Borchalou that have unique floral decorations and those that have a Kazak rug design, such as this one. The tribes That migrated into this area did so around 1,000 years ago and were once part of the Borchaly tribes. They carried their traditions along with them, and you can still see traces of them in the rug designs that have been handed down through the centuries.
This antique Caucasian rug is a beautiful piece for many styles of home decor, and it is also an important piece of the cultural heritage of the people. The bold designs and colors make them favorites among antique oriental rug collectors and interior designers and home decorators who need a piece that will stand out and make a statement. This antique tribal Borchalou area rug would be the perfect addition to a room with contemporary furniture where it will add contrast and vibrancy to the room.
This antique Borchalou rug is perfect for placing in front of the sofa or for a bedroom. It is long and narrow, which allows it to serve as the foundation of a formal dining hall. The bold colors of this rug are earthy and reminiscent of late summer or early fall autumn.
This magnificent Caucasian Borchalou is the culmination of centuries of tradition that come together to create a piece that is perfect for traditional and contemporary furniture styles. It will add character and make a statement in any room where you decide to use it.