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A Mihrabi Geychelli (Fakhraly Kazak) prayer rug. Late 19thC. 172 x 120cm.

Estimate: $700 - $1,400


Lot Description

A Mihrabi Geychelli (Fakhraly Kazak) prayer rug. Late 19thC. 172 x 120cm., An attractively coloured Kazak with the prayer niche defined by a stripe patterned with rosettes and leaves, decorated with a central ivory coloured medallion. The main 'wineglass' border with a conforming ivory background, further framed by narrower stripes. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 168/ page 488