Offered by: Double Knot
13 White Street New York City, NY 10013 , United States Call Seller 212.966.9113


Antique Sumak Rug

$ 4,950
  • Description
    A very handsome antique flat-weave from the Caucasus, woven in the intricate "sumak" brocading technique, with rich details and in a very pleasing color palette derived from natural dyes. Caucasian sumaks like this display a very sophisticated aesthetic, inherited from earlier weaving traditions of this prolific region.
  • More Information
    Origin: Azerbaijan
    Period: 1900-1919
    Materials: Flat-weave, "sumak" wrapping technique: wool
    Condition: Good. Very well preserved, sturdy and clean
    Creation Date: Circa 1920
    Styles / Movements: Tribal, Persian, Turkish
    Dealer Reference #: DK-107-18
    Incollect Reference #: 238817
  • Dimensions
    W. 67 in; H. 85 in;
    W. 170.18 cm; H. 215.9 cm;
Message from Seller:

Established in 2002, Double Knot is New York City's premier gallery for tribal rugs and textiles. The gallery focuses on old and antique pieces from Turkey, Iran, the Caucasus, Central Asia and Morocco, promoting better understanding of their rich weaving traditions in the context of their history, art and culture.

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