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Kuba Pirebedil rug (Perepedil) in an ivory ground
Size (ft): 5'0"x7'8"
Area: 3.63 m2
Density: totally ~600 000 knots
Colors: ivory, red, yellow, medium blue, midnight blue, maroon, medium green, aqua green, dark brown, old purple
Dyes: madder, weld (Reseda Luteola), onion skins, indigo, pomegranate skins, walnut husks, natural dark brown sheep wool, natural ivory sheep wool.
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, ivory wool warps and ivory wool wefts (two shots). 1cm of flatwoven kilim ends at both sides. - wool on wool
Knots: Gördes (Turkish, symmetrical)
Pile height: 0.6cm
Ends: thin plaited fringes
Inscriptions: 1440(weaving date)
Weaver: Arzu and Ayten
Weaving Period: 4 months
Handwoven in Azerbaijan
Design: The ivory field scattered with a variety of animals & birds and geometric motifs around alternating ram's horn motifs flanked by hooked dart (or scissors) motifs etc. in a lawn green kufic border.
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King Henry on a rug with a kufesque border. Hampton Court Palace 1667 by Remigius van Leemput
St Jerome in his Study, 1480, Ognissanti, Florence. by Domenico Ghirlandaio
A wood panel with a kufic border from Ibn Tulun mosque, Egypt, XIII century
Rams Horn petroglyphs from Gobustan Rocks. III millennium BC.
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