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Title:
Qarabagh End Panel
Qarabagh Province
Central Transcaucasia
Size:
17” x 17”
Circa:

1880

Cat. #:
243
Description:

This example is the surviving end of a bedding bag woven in Central Transcaucasia in the late 19th century.

Deep red hexagons are connected on a white field by small indigo hexagons.

The weave is quite fine, the colors are deeply saturated and the undyed white cotton produces a strong visual contrast.

Condition:  Good.  There are several small repairs of good quality.

Price:
On Request
Literature:

Wertime, John T., Sumak Bags of NortheastPersia and Transcaucasia, plate 107 at page 177. (similar design)

 
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