Antique Caucasian Dagestan Rug
Antique Caucasian Dagestan rug with floral lattice on an ivory ground.
A superb example of this well known group of rugs, this rug has excellent colour and is very well drawn. The ivory ground is filled with a fine indigo blue serrated edge lattice which is filled with small colourful flowers and shrubs.
The rug has a classic main border and cross design to the inner border; a floral rosette outer border and a very finely drawn inner guard of a linked 'S' design on a blue ground.
The rug has very slight even wear and good pile.
Hand washed and ready for use or display. A superb example of type.
Age: Circa 1880
Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 2in (197 x 126cm)
Antique Caucasian Dagestan Rug - JM-01