Antique Tribal Caucasian Soumak Flat Woven Rug 46558
This beautiful antique Soumak carpet from the Caucuses features alluring geometric impressions set against a crimson field, and is replete with symbols and designs of traditional significance.
Antique Caucasian Soumak Flat Woven Rug, Country of Origin: Caucuses, Circa Date: 1900 – This magnificent antique rug – a Soumak piece woven in the Caucuses around the turn of the twentieth century – boasts many of the qualities and characteristics most sought after by admirers and collectors od Caucasian art. Alluring geometric figures arranged in a vertical procession dominate the central field of theis fetching rug, beautifully framed against a spacious field of red. Similar floral and geometric designs of tribal importance dance throughout the carpet, brilliantly filling in the large parches of negative space framed by the central geometric designs. A traditional border of vinecrolls and waves frames the action, completing this fantastic tribal carpet with a flourish.