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A Ziekhur soumak flatweave. Kuba broad runner. Second half 19thC. 336 x 155cm

Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000


Lot Description

A Ziekhur soumak flatweave. Kuba broad runner. Second half 19thC. 336 x 155cm, A so-called 'Kuba Dragon Soumak', decorated with the wonderfully complex and stylised classic dragon medallions, with visually overlaying pattern enclosing a horde of various motifs. Wool pattern weft on goat hair and wool foundation. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 62/ page 276