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Talish Moghan rug with boteh and star motifs in a yellow ground

Code: TL-S07N

Size: 110x157cm

Size (ft): 3'7"x5'1"

Area: 1.72 m2

Density: 165 000 knots per square meter, totally ~280 000 knots

Colors: gold yellow, red, midnight blue, sky blue, navy blue, beige, cinnamon, old purple, apricot, chartreuse, maroon, dark brown, ivory, hazelnut, 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: 0.4cm

Ends: thin braided frignes

Inscriptions: 1436 (weaving date)

Weaver: Bahiyya

Weaving Period: three months

Handwoven in Azerbaijan

Design: The gold yellow field with polychrome star pattern overall within an ivory Talish rosette and dice border. A pair of boteh motifs facing to each other called "qovuşan-buta" (reunited botehs) in Azerbaijan. The motif symbolizes "two lovers". Between the stars - combs (daraq), ashyq motifs are placed.

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