Oleg Maslov

Consigned, Hand Made Caucasian Karabagh Runner 2'x10', 100cmx356cm, 1920

Antique hand made Russian Karabagh runner in great condition. Dark blue color of the field and several borders in white, rose and red. Tribal design covering busily the rug. Beautiful combination of geometric and floral designs. 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 adjacent lowland territories.Carpet-weaving in Karabakh especially developed in theesent 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: original good,-circa: 1880,-size: 3.3' x 11.7' ( 100cm x 356cm ),-material: wool,-country of origin: Russia,-style: Karabagh,-background colors: navy blue, red, rose, yellow, white. read more