*All of our antique & vintage rugs are professionally cleaned prior to being listed.*
Size: 4.5 x 6.10
About: This piece is a beautiful antique high-lands Caucasian rug from the Caucasus mountains. Nice bold tribal pattern giving it a casual and approachable feel, with an unusual amount of GREEN! Green is a special color in rugs, as it was hard to dye to the wool - so when you see it, celebrate it! These weavers were nomads in the mountains that herd their own sheep and often wove rugs for themselves for everyday use. Usually, only one weaver would weave a rug at a time, so this was completely done by one woman - give it a true one-of-a-kind mark. Beautiful geometric elements, nice bold colors and a very primitive feel as the construction of this rug is made of 100% wool. Beautiful patina and a real character piece for anyone that wants to make a nice statement in bring in some fresh greens!
This rug is one-of-a-kind, only one available.
Because of the nature and age of these older/antique handmade pieces, irregularities and age-related wear are likely to exist and are not considered defects.
Any questions about this rug? Don't hesitate to reach out!
We always recommend a high-quality custom cut pad for any and all rugs; these pads are made for hand-knotted rugs. They create a body and support the knots of the rug, as well as prevent it from slipping and sliding.
A note from us to you: Buying a rug is special; it's not just you finding the rug, but also the rug finding you. Think about the many coincidences that have to occur for you to find the rug of your dreams. Our rugs are woven by nomads in the villages and remote mountainous regions of the major rug weaving districts across the world. All of our rugs are genuinely old and one-of-a-kind. Like anything old and unique, they are filled with character, soul, and story. The story of a rug is something we think about a lot; who was the weaver(s)? Did they weave it for personal use, commerce, to gift, or trade? Who was the second owner, and the third!? Sometimes the little motifs and symbols in rugs can help tell the story, but we will never truly know - there's something beautiful about that. Alas, our joy is to curate these incredible pieces that speak to us, and to pass them along to their new owners to be enjoyed and cherished for many years to come; both continuing to add to the story of the rug, and to the story of the new owners.
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