Antique Caucasian Shirvan Runner - 2'8 x 9'7

Antique Caucasian Shirvan Runner - 2'8 x 9'7

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This Shirvan runner was handwoven in the Eastern Caucasus at the turn of the 20th century. The field is composed of a variation on a lattice design woven in soft blues and yellows on a peach ground. The main border is a double S scroll design on a white ground. The two minor borders feature diagonal stripes in a multitude of alternating colors. Double selvedge in dark blue wool. In excellent condition, signs of wear consistent with age. Pile is low and very finely woven with a soft handle.

 

Size: 2'8" x 9'7"

Age: Late 19th/ Early 20th century (1890-1910)

Country of Origin: Eastern Caucasus/Azerbaijan

Type of Rug: Shirvan

Material: Wool Pile on a Wool Foundation

Pile Height: Low

Condition: Excellent

 

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