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A Zili flatweave, from Baku. Dated 1925. 100 x 75cm

Estimate: $400 - $800


Lot Description

A Zili flatweave, from Baku. Dated 1925. 100 x 75cm, A large khorjin (provisions bag) worked in Soumak weft-wrapping technique. With mirror imaged Gregorian date1926 and Hijri date 1322 (1904 AD), along with the name of the weaver twice 'Gol Adnam' These frame the twin medallions, in turn outlined by white islimi and three borders. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 116/ page 384