Kazak rugs are made in South and South West Caucasus and there are several sub-groups of these Kazaks including the Karachov, Fachralo, Bordjalou, and Sewan Kazaks. Many Kazak rugs have been attributed to Armenian weavers. Generally Kazak rugs are coarsely knotted wool pile on a wool foundation.
Lot 401. Kazak medallion rug, south west Caucasus, second half 19th century, 6ft. 9in. X 5ft. 5in. 2.05m. X 1.65m. Estimate: 350 – 450 GBP
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