Lot 4: A CHELABERD 'SUN-BURST' KAZAK RUG, SOUTHWEST CAUCASUS |
November 1, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: with madder field and three ivory 'sun-burst' Chelaberd stars, with ivory border with madder star rosettes on a vine scrolling trellis
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Overall Measurements: 137cm across the top, 138cm across the bottom, 267cm along the left, 266cm along the right. Flexible handle, with dense even 3-4mm pile overall. Minor oxidisation to dark browns. There some circular shaped discoloured marks visible, two being between the upper two 'sun burst' medallions and the third within bottom right of central medallion; a further two within the madder field. Both ends with warp fringing, not overlocked. With original triple sidecords with some minor overcasting. Top end guard with some restoration, visible in the photograph. A decorative rug, ready to place.
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Dimensions: approximately 267 by 138cm; 8ft. 9in., 4ft. 6in.