antique bagface shahsevan nomads of moghan azerbaijan

Antique Bag-Face, Shahsevan Nomads of Moghan, Azerbaijan.



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A very fine and possibly late 18th or early 19th century bag-face, woven in soumak technique by Shahsevan nomads in the Moghan region of Azerbaijan.
The indigo-blue background contains stylised 'dragons' or 'peacocks' - a design that ranks highly amongst collectors worldwide.
The plain-weave back is missing but the tie-lappits remain.
Size: 53cm x 56cm (1' 9" x 1' 10").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: BM1676


Height = 53 cm (21")
Width = 56 cm (22")
Depth = 0 cm (0")

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