Superb Antique Caucasian Kazak Runner, Country Of Origin: Caucasian, Circa date: 1850 – Kazak rugs are known for their beautiful repeating motifs and geometric qualities that make them perfect for modern room designs. They use brilliant, bold colors that make the design stand out. These magnificently artistic antique Caucasian rugs also include tribal motifs that have special meaning for those who know how to interpret them. This tribal antique runner rug is a gorgeous example from the 1850’s, which makes it a unique part of rug weaving history.
The designs used in the antique rugs of this region go back centuries. Their stunning colors and gorgeous designs made them favorites around the world. They have a majestic quality that few other rugs in the region can mimic. They are woven by a people with a strong connection to the earth and the cosmos. Many of the symbols found in this piece represent the connection between man and the heavenly realms. An interesting note is that some of the same motifs are found in the artwork of the paleolithic era in the region.
The beautiful designs are enhanced by the strong, lustrous wool that is a result of the rugged climate in which the rugs are produced. A unique dye process that uses a longer processing time for complete saturation of Kuba rugs to retain their beautiful colors for many centuries. The Kuba people have been creating these beautiful rugs long before trade routes were established that allowed them to make their way to Europe and USA. When they did, people fell in love with the elaborate designs and striking colors. We love them for many of the same reasons today.
Antique tribal Caucasian Kazak rugs are often the focal point for the room. The bold patterns and brilliant colors make a statement that sets the tone of the space. Their beautiful designs add a touch of elegance to any traditional or modern decor. Their tribal feel makes it perfect for a Boho Chic room, and they can hold their own in a room of saturated colors and velvet furniture. This beautiful piece adds texture and vibrancy to create a space that reflects the bolder side of your personality.