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Kouba Caucasian circa 1905. Size: 188 x 129 (cm) 6' 2" x 4' 3"  carpet ID: V-8
Vegetable dyes, the red colour is from the cochineal insect, the warp and the weft  ...
Kouba Caucasian circa 1905. Size: 188 x 129 (cm) 6' 2" x 4' 3"  carpet ID: V-8
Vegetable dyes, the red colour is from the cochineal insect, the warp and the weft  ...
Kouba Caucasian circa 1905. Size: 188 x 129 (cm) 6' 2" x 4' 3"  carpet ID: V-8
Vegetable dyes, the red colour is from the cochineal insect, the warp and the weft  ...
Kouba Caucasian circa 1905. Size: 188 x 129 (cm) 6' 2" x 4' 3" carpet id: V-8
Vegetable dyes, the red colour is from the cochineal insect, the warp and the weft threads are 100% wool, the black color is oxidized, high pile, good condition, the two last tiny edges are repaired, the two selvages are woven on two lines, very fine knotted, the knots are hand spun lamb wool, the background is covered with soft yellow by a finely outlined trellis pattern, the four corners are indigo, the center medallion is indigo, sky blue and cochineal red, the surrounded large border is purple, the carpet is soft as an handkerchief and high standard quality, rare example.
Private collection.
price:  On request