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Kuba Shahnazarli rug in a dark brown ground

Code: KUSHAH189A

Size: 85x179cm

Size (ft): 2'9"x5'10"

Area: 1.52 m2

Density: 170 000 knots per square meter, totally ~250 000 knots

Colors: dark brown, red, ivory, yellow, mauve, medium blue, midnight blue, light lawn green variegated, chartreuse, dark pine green.

Dyes: madder, weld (Reseda Luteola), cochineal, 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: 0.4 cm

Ends: single knotted fringes

Inscriptions: "Amira" in Kufic calligraphic style

Weaver: Amira

Weaving Period: 4 months

Handwoven in Azerbaijan

Design: Medium blue, madder red and golden yellow hexagon medallions are outlined in white against a dark brown field holding 2 pairs of ivory grape leaves, botehs, stars, hooked devices, small plant and animal forms; in an ivory polychrome crab-rosette border between "S" motif minor borders. As most examples of this group the rug also include serrated lozenges (flames) above and below the main hexagons.

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