Kuba Shirwan 16253



Northeast Caucasus


Dated 1309 Hejra (ISLAMIC DATE ) Equally 07-08-1891

The latest and most degnerate of the Afshan pattern, in which the beautiful upward sweep of the composition has been reduced to a series of geometricised  motifs.

On some examples , however , the small shrub motifs seen between the cruciform medallions have varieties have the small bird-link , leaves identical to those which appear in the Tekke main carpet gul , as well as having scattered double E , motifs , these being identical to those used on Tekke weaving s , especially in the borders of Ensi  rugs.


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