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A good Arjiman, Shirvan runner. Second half 19thC. 293 x 151cm.

Estimate: $3,200 - $7,000


Lot Description

A good Arjiman, Shirvan runner. Second half 19thC. 293 x 151cm., With six conjoined step-sided lozenge göels with flame medallions at either end, the surrounding field brimming with peacocks and other birds, sheep and other animals, human figures along with two equestrians, fruiting trees and rosettes fill remaining spaces, edged by reciprocal crenelations. Framed by a wine glass border between rosette stripes. Wool pile on a cotton and wool foundation. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 82/ page 316