Magnificent Antique Caucasian Soumak Rug, Country of Origin: Caucasus, Circa date: 1900 – The antique tribal flatwoven Caucasian Soumak rugs have a special place for rug collectors and interior decorators. This gorgeous piece was created around 1900 and combines a beautiful color palette with captivating tribal designs. This rug has the familiar octagon pattern that is a common theme in Soumak rugs.
Turkish rugs are the perfect foundation for a tribal-inspired interior design or a more traditional room style. Soumak rugs feature backgrounds that are often filled with smaller motifs. This creates a complexity that gives them a unique character. They have a geometric quality that is similar to the antique rugs of the Caucasus Mountains with tribal motifs that go back a millennium. It is believed that the name “Soumak” is derived from the town of Shemakha, which is located in the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains.
Soumak rugs are elegant, and they are also durable. The captivating rugs of this origin combine beautiful colors and designs. This one is perfect for a modern color palette that features blues, pinks, and reds. The Soumak rug is the foundation of the room design, and designers are turning to traditional designs to bring a classic feel to the room. This Caucasian Soumak flat weave rug would be a beautiful addition to a room filled with antiques or in a contemporary room to add contrast.
Designers also use antique rugs, such as this one, to bridge vintage and modern pieces for a unified theme in the room. This rug would be an elegant addition to a room of fine wood grains or for a Grand Millennial design that features antique pieces reupholstered with modern fabrics. This antique tribal rug would make the perfect addition to a Boho Chic room. This is a magnificent kilim rug that is versatile enough to complement a range of room styles. It will make and excellent addition to your home, home office, or conversation area.