Antique Caucasian Shirvan Rug 46196


Price: $7,800.00

| Size: 3 ft 9 in x 9 ft (1.14 m x 2.74 m) | Request Price | Print

This stunning antique Shirvan rug from the Caucasus features a superb stacked medallion composition augmented with symbols that typify the local style.

Antique Shirvan Rugs, Origin: Caucasian, Circa: Late 19th Century – This archetypical antique Caucasian Shirvan rug is a stunning example of the local style and Caucasian symbolism. The traditional format incorporates a marvelous variety of stacked-lozenges that are set over a regal midnight blue field. Each lozenge features elegant strap work borders and a stunning variety of traditional symbols, including divided lozenges, eight-pointed stars and Memling-style dragon motifs. The obscure background is filled with a cornucopia of traditional symbols. Geometric humanoid motifs, divided lozenges, ornamental combs and amulets fill the background with a constellated pattern of formal symbols. Multiple sets of ornamental borders featuring angular turtle-like figures, honeycomb motifs and stepped lozenges embrace the exquisite field. In the regional style, this stunning antique rug features clear, crisp colors and a diverse assortment of traditional symbols.

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