Karakalpak rugs

The Karakalpaks (Qaraqalpaqs) are a Turkic ethnic group living i Northwestern Uzbekistan in the Amu Darya Delta (Oxus). See examples of Karakalpak rugs in this educational rug gallery.

A large impressing 19th century Uzbek Karakalpak carpet exhibited by Mohammad Tehrani.
Lot 140, a Karakalpak Jollar. First quarter 20th century.
Karakalpak rug from the early 19th century. Exhibitor Craig Hatch

Books: Qaraqalpaqs Of The Aral Delta by David Richardson and Sue Richardson


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