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Antique Zakatala carpet, North Azerbaijan, 19th century. Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles

Lot: 62
Zakatale This high-pile Zakatale from the Central Caucasus, very coarsely woven with many wefts in between the rows of knots and a simple design of a few large ornaments, probably served as a sleeping rug (yatak). Original finishes all around, somewhat damaged at the lower end where it has been secured with fabric. Several tears, small holes and repairs.
Origin: Central Caucasus
Size: 190 x 133 cm
Age: Late 19th century
Estimate: 5.900,00

Major Autumn Auction
Auction date: Saturday 05. December 2009