Superb Antique Tribal Caucasian Kuba Rug, Country Of Origin: Caucasian, Circa date: 1880 – Kuba is an area in modern-day Azerbaijan that is close to the Caspian Sea. The area is known for its unique and beautiful rug designs that have been a part of its tradition for many centuries. This gorgeous tribal rug is a classic example of the tribal artwork of this unique people.
Kuba was once a part of Persia. It was then a part of the Russian Empire. It was an independent nation for a brief period, and then it was absorbed by the Soviet Union in 1920. This unique history brought the influences of many different cultures to the artwork. In earlier times, it was known as a collection and distribution point for rugs from all over the region. These influences resulted in designs that reflect the many different cultures who passed through the area to create distinctive designs that are easily recognizable among antique Caucasian rugs.
Diagonal stripes are a motif that you often find in antique rugs from Kuba. It can either be used as one of the borders or fill the entire field, as with this piece. This unique treatment of line and direction allows you to create a dynamic and modern look in your room. Today, interior designers are combining layers of geometrics, and this one would be the perfect piece to add direction and color to the floor.
This colorful antique Caucasian Kuba rug is perfect for a tribal-themed Boho Chic design or pairing with solid color contemporary furniture for contrast. This is a smaller size rug, which would be perfect for placing under a glass coffee table in the center of a conversation area, or for creating a unique and creative space for your home office. You could use it as an accent area rug or fill a smaller room. Wherever you decide to use this captivating striped Caucasian Kuba rug, it will add a dynamic character and make a statement that will set the tone for an inspiring space.