Caucasian "Sumak"

7'5" x 11'2" (226cm x 340cm)
The Caucasus, Azerbaijan: Late 20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim), "sumak" brocading technique: wool
An old flat-weave from Azerbaijan, woven in the intricate "sumak" brocading technique, with a classic design of three large star medallions in the field surrounded by a wide border. A relatively late but high quality example with bright and cheerful colors.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean

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