3'1 x 4'6 Hand-Knotted Caucasian Shirvan Prayer Rug, Late 19th/Early 20th C.
Purchased from Charles W. Jacobsen in 1976.
|Approximate Size||3′ × 5′|
|Period||Antique, Late 19th/ Early 20th Century|
|Fringe/End Finish||Natural Warp|
|Selvedges/Side Finish||Hand Overcast|
|Additional Information||Fabric sleeve with rod in place to the verso at upper end for hanging display.|
- Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.
- slight warping; abrash; discoloration and slight fading to natural dyes; scattered snagging; loose, unraveling and fraying at fringe ends, with some loss to pile in outer border stripes; wear with thinned and low pile throughout, knot collars visible across surface; selvedge overcasting is not original; weave reinforced with stitching at fringe ends to prevent further loss; wear and loose debris.