Akstafa caucasian late 19th century. It features a field three 8 pointed star medallions each flanked classic

Antique Caucasian Akstafa Rug - 3'6 x 8'10

Regular price $750.00 Sale

This Akstafa rug was handwoven in the Caucasus during the late 19th Century.

It features a field of three 8-pointed star medallions each flanked by classic "Akstafa" birds. The Akstafa bird is a peacock-like mythological bird. The main border is composed of alternating hooked cartouches. Shabby chic in a patinated and worn palette of red, blue, yellow, and green with brown and ivory. 

In fair condition, with significant wear throughout, as pictured. The pile is low and thin with a light floppy handle.

Size: 3'6" x 8'10" [107 cm x 269 cm]

Age: Late 19th Century

Country of Origin: Caucasus

Type of Rug: Akstafa

Material: Wool

Pile Height: Low

Condition: Fair, wear throughout, areas worn to foundation

  

BK863

 

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