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A Bagchadagyullar, Shusha district, Karabakh runner. First half 20thC. 425 x 195cm

Estimate: $2,800 - $5,500


Lot Description

A Bagchadagyullar, Shusha district, Karabakh runner. First half 20thC. 425 x 195cm, A large all wool carpet with the addition of some camel hair. The pattern Bagchadagyullar translates as flowers in the garden. Decorated with four step sided medallions surrounded by a multitude of various 'buta' (boteh) and animal motifs in harmonious colours on a midnight-blue field Designated by Professor Letif Kerimov in an appraisal as (1+) 'Of great historical and cultural value and very rare'. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 222/ page 596