antique prayerrug akstafa eastern caucasus

Antique Prayer-Rug, Akstafa, Eastern Caucasus



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This visually stunning little prayer-rug was made in the Akstafa region of the eastern Caucasus during the last quarter of the 19th century. The colours are all vegetable and consist of a beautiful cochineal-red in the central field and a lovely use of green in the outer border (which looks blue'ish in the main photo).
Size: 1.48m x 0.82m (4' 10" x 2' 8").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: BM540

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