Oleg Maslov

Consigned, Hand Made Caucasian Karabagh Rug 5.6'x10.6', 170cmx323cm, 1880

Antique hand made Russian Karabagh rug in great condition. the rug has unusual black background with repeating tribal design on it. The combination of floral and geometric ornaments makes it very charming. the red border with similar design surrounding it. The rug has been restored and now in good condition.Karabakh carpet is one of four major regional groups of carpets made in Armenia named after the Karabakh region, which comprises present Nagorno-Karabakh and adjs of carpets made in Armenia named after the Karabakh region, which comprises present Nagorno-Karabakh and adjacent lowland territories.Carpet-weaving in Karabakh especially developed in the second half of the nineteenth century, when the population of many areas in Karabakh was engaged in carpet-weaving, mainly for commercial sale purposes. At this time Shusha (Shushi) became the center of the Karabakh carpet-weaving.-condition: good, restored,-circa: 1880,-size: 5.6' x 10.6' ( 170cm x 323cm ),-material: wool,-country of origin: Armenia,-style: Karabagh,-background colours: black, yellow, red, blue, white. read more