Shirvan prayer rug

Shirvan prayer rug
the eastern Caucasus
dated 1256
Size: 142 x 113 cm

This is an extremely finely knotted example with silk highlights in the flowers above the niche along with other intriguing motifs such combs and scissors or carpet shears.
It bears the very credible date of 1258 A.H. or 1842 A.D.

Marasali Franck 142 x 113 cm

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