Lenkoran rugs

Lenkoran (Lankeran) is a city in Azerbaijan, on the coast of the Caspian Sea, near the southern border to Iran. The Lenkoran medallion is derived from a dragon motif.

Lankaran Carpet
Lankaran Carpet. Karabakh, Azerbaijan. Late 19th – early 20th century. Warp, weft, pile – wool. 138×239 cm. Inv. No. 4789 (Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum)
Lenkoran
Lenkoran
3rd quarter 19th century Lenkoran Prayer rug. Robert T. Mosby
3rd quarter 19th century Lenkoran Prayer rug. Robert T. Mosby
Lenkoran
Lenkoran

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