Antique Soumak Rug - 8'3 x 9'

Antique Soumak Rug - 8'3 x 9'

Regular price $2,785.00 Sale

This Soumak rugwas handwoven during late 19th century in the Caucasus. The soumak weave is achieved through extra weft wrapping, which gives it a particular look and feel typical of these kinds of rugs. This Soumak features three central medallions in blue on a brick field with geometric shapes throughout. In good condition with wear throughout, consistent with its significant age. The original braided fringe is still intact. 

Size: 8'3" x 9'

Age: Q4 19th Century (1875-1899)

Country of Origin: Caucasus

Type of Rug: Soumak

Material: Wool Pile on Wool Foundation

Pile Height: Flatweave

Condition: Good

 

BK1748