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An Goradiz (Horadiz), Karabakh 'buynuz' runner. Beginning of the 20thC. 299 x 135cm.

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000


Lot Description

An Goradiz (Horadiz), Karabakh 'buynuz' runner. Beginning of the 20thC. 299 x 135cm., With a balanced design of ten horizontal rows of 'buynuz' (bull's horn) and 'boteh' motifs inclined alternating to left and right and interspersed with quadruple ram's horn stack motifs. Framed by a meander vine border and outlined by reciprocal triangles. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 191/ page 534