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A superb Kadim Gyanja runner. Dated 1895, 304 x 151cm.

Estimate: $2,700 - $5,500


Lot Description

A superb Kadim Gyanja runner. Dated 1895, 304 x 151cm., Dated 1895 and bearing an inscription with alternate translations of the text provided to Ulmke by two scholars (see scan of page 402 in images with this lot). All wool. Decorated with five and a half variously shaped göels patterned with horses, feather and amulet ornaments. Framed by a chain braid between smaller carnation chains. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 125/ page 402