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A Mihrabi Chukhanly, Shirvan prayer rug. Circa 1900. 173 x 105cm.

Estimate: $600 - $1,200


Lot Description

A Mihrabi Chukhanly, Shirvan prayer rug. Circa 1900. 173 x 105cm., The entire field decorated with diagonal rows of diamond medallions outlined with hooks, the pattern all slightly weighted to the left of the field. Two unusual horned hexagons fill the hand spaces above the mihrab gable. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 85/ page 322