Striking Antique Caucasian Kazak Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Caucasian Rugs, Circa date: 1900 – The antique Caucasian Kazak rugs have fascinated antique and oriental area rug collectors and designers since the last part of the 19th century. This one features striking colors and a bold design that make it stand out. It is an excellent example from the iconic group of antique Caucasian rugs and is small enough to fit in any space.
Kazak rugs have a unique tribal character that is often primitive, using simple geometric shapes and tribal symbols. The designs of these antique rugs developed in a region that was remote and that did not show the influences of outside artistic ideals. This allowed them to retain their primitive, folk-art character in the colors and motifs.
In the 1870’s, the Transcaucasian Railway allowed European merchants access to the area for the first time. They were fascinated by the colors and ancient feel of this captivating tribal area rugs. These rugs would soon become favorites among collectors and would find their way into the homes of many throughout the world. These rugs still have a character and primitive feel that we love.
This wonderful Caucasian rug has an organic feel and tribal character that will make a delightful addition to a Boho Chic or nature-inspired room. It is the perfect size area rug for a city apartment or a country farmhouse interior design. One of the ways that decorators love to use these pieces is to add color to an all neutral room. In a room of contemporary furniture in neutral colors, this Kazak rug will add interest and inspiration for the accessories throughout the space.
This antique Caucasian Kazak rug would be the perfect addition to a space that features plenty of texture and bright colors. In a room with plants and pieces made from natural materials, such as terracotta pottery or basketry, this Caucasian Kazak rug would add an earthy feel and serve as a unique piece of artwork for the floor. It would also make the perfect piece for setting aside an area for your home office or for adding coziness to any room of the home.