Description & Technical information

A very strange Caucasian rug: the piece is dated 1818 but it is not possible to decipher the Armenian inscription. The piece has been reduced of at least one third and some parts are missing.

Date:  1818
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Armenia
Medium: warp and weft: wool, pile: wool
Dimensions: 182.88 x 130.05 cm (72⁰/₁ x 51¹/₅ inches)
Categories: Textiles