Code : 2917
120x127cm. Age: Dated 1284=1868.
Shirvan rug from Eastern Caucasian ,possibly woven in a workshop in Marasali "Mehrab" design. Unusually finely knotted ..Pile: wool. Sides : one cable overcast via the wefts .Mostly organic dyes,but 4 synthetic dyes: one lilac faded to gray, one turquoise faded to pale turquoise , one emerald green not faded ,one coshenill dye( Europe wool?) is difficult to determine- not faded, one pink dye( Europe wool?) is difficult to determine- not faded, all others are organic,oxidized brown violet+burgundy ,natural black .