Sumak Long Rug

4'6" x 9'10" (135cm x 295cm)
The Caucasus, Azerbaijan: Circa 1900
Flat-weave (kilim), "sumak" brocading technique: wool
Wide & Long, Antiques, Kilims, Rugs & Carpets
A very handsome old flat-weave from Azerbaijan, almost old enough to be antique, woven in the intricate "sumak" brocading technique, displaying a classic design for this type. The color palette and the distinct outer border point to the village of Yukhari Zeykhur in the Qusar region.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean