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A Shadda Zili flatweave, Shirvan, 1898. 230 x 190cm

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000


Lot Description

A Shadda Zili flatweave, Shirvan, 1898. 230 x 190cm, Absheron peninsula region. Dated upper right corner Hijri 1316 (Gregorian 1898) and a further four times lower down. An extraordinary patterned piece with manifold boteh, fantastic birds, palm leaves and other motifs. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 121/ page 394