Rustic Red and Beautiful Tribal Antique Caucasian Soumak Flat Woven Area Rug, Country of Origin: Caucasus, Circa Date: 1900 – The true beauty of this turn of the 20th century antique flat woven Caucasian Soumak rug lies in the story of the many feet that have transformed it into the beauty that it is today. Throughout the all over design of the field of this breathtaking kilim rug are ancient design symbols, many of the meanings of which have been lost through time. The mystery of the ancient story that this antique Caucasian rug has to tell is what makes it a special addition to any room from traditional to modern.
This colorful antique rug uses a magnificent rusty red color that has soften over the years to give if a phenomenal patina that could only come with age. The lighter colored design elements combined with the range of deeper and richer colors, have been woven into design motifs that bring to mind a beautiful garden. The light colored and larger scale designs of this rustic rug appear to appear to be floating atop the richer red background. This remarkable juxtaposition is a testament to the high level of skill that the weaver behind this magnificent creation possessed.
The center of the antique rustic red color flat weave rug is not discernible from a design point of view, with the emphasis placed on the linear movement of the floral panels. The same floating and larger scale design concept is carried throughout the borders as well.
Captivating area rugs like this beautiful and timeless tribal Caucasian Soumak rug will make an excellent addition to any room. For people who are buying rugs and want something that reflects the past then this antique Soumak rug is a wonderful option. One can almost feel the many hands that created and that have cared for this antique tribal rug throughout years.