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Kuba 'Lesghi Star' runner with silk highlights a red ground


Size: 85x218cm

Size (ft): 2'9"x7'1"

Area: 1.85 m2

Density: 170 000 knots per square meter, totally ~ 310 000 knots

Colors: yellow, navy blue, cerulean blue, green, dark brown, light brown, mauve/purple, madder red, ivory, maroon.

Dyes: madder, weld (Reseda Luteola), cochineal, indigo, pomegranate skins, onion skins, natural brown sheep wool, natural ivory sheep wool.

Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool and silk for pile, ivory wool warps and ivory wool wefts (two shots)

bundled knots

Zeyve, 1444 (weaving date), the word "Kut" (means "happiness and good luck") in ancient Orkhon Yenisey scripts, the tamga of Afshar tribe

Nargiz & Leyla

Weaving Period:
4 months

Handwoven in Azerbaijan

On the madder red central field, four star medallions (göls) are arranged on the vertical axis. In the remaining part of the field, various tribal motifs, samovars, pitchers, bird figures, eternal knot motifs, memling guls etc. are integrated.

The medallion design is related to the early small pattern 'Holbein' motif:

Contact us for more information about this rug








Contact us for more information about this rug


For more information about the above rug or to place an order please email (Baku, Azerbaijan) or  (San Francisco Bay Area). We will get back to you within 24 hours or less.