Beautifully Tribal and Nomadic Antique Rustic Caucasian Kazak Rug, Country of Origin: Caucasus, Circa date: 1875 – The antique tribal Caucasian rugs are known for being some of the more iconic and collected types of area rugs. Within this captivating and exclusive group of antique rugs, the antique Caucasian Kazak rugs are more than likely the most recognizable of these magnificent area rug styles. Just looking at this example right here, with all its facinating and primitive rug symbols and motifs, it should come at no big surprise why this is the case.
Antique tribal rugs such as this, that were woven by nomadic or semi nomadic people, offer us a facinating look into the mind of the creator. This is due to the fact that the finely woven rugs that were created in major weaving cities, were not actually designed by the weavers themselves. But in the tribal and nomadic rugs the weavers did everything from cultivating the wool, to constructing the rug weaving looms, to actually dreaming of the designs on the fly and tying, by hand, each and every knot. The end result is a facinating group of area rugs where each one is unique and most will lack any approach.
This specific antique Caucasian Kazak rug is one of those beautiful rugs that is quite unique even among this very exclusive grouping. The reason is that while most of these types of rugs do feature magnificent patterns, the sheer abundance of uniquely crafted patterns that were strategically placed is quite impressive. Just take the time to try and see – or if you feel ambitious you can also to try to count – just how many different animals, geometric people, birds, protective symbols, eight pointed stars as well as other elements are present in this magnificent example.
People who are hoping to buy unique area rugs, especially those that have love the more organic approach that we see in these rustic area rugs, will undoubtably do wild over this beautifully antique tribal Caucasian Kazak rug.