Age pre-1910. This circa 1860 antique Caucasian Borjalou Kazak rug measures 5 feet 4 inches X 7 feet (164 X 213 cm). It is a nice big Kazak and the only prayer Borjalou I have ever seen. The prayer design is in a well saturated blue green with a fantastic Borjalou border of multi colored triangles. The rug is essentially full pile with one slightly low area. It is a very healthy and thick full pile rug. The ends and sides are complete. The rug has no repair. ..
Age pre-1910. This third-quarter 19th-century Kazak measures 4’2” X 8’5” (128 X 259cm). It has four memling gul medallions, one on a blue ground, one on an aubergine ground, one on a yellow ground, and the last one on an aubergine ground all on a heavily saturated green field containing a nicely asymmetric motif. All is encompassed with an ivory border containing a complicated variation of the hooked motif. This rug is very balanced and pleasing to the eye. The ends and sides are complete. The rug is clean and ready … Read more
Age pre-1910. This first half 19th century Borchalo Kazak measures 3’10” X 4’9” (121 X 149cm). It is a lovely little prayer rug which has a tomato red field and a very simple prayer design. The medium blue prayer arch is very high on the field of the rug denoting age. The blue/green diamonds flanked by two hexagons are filled with what some might refer to as ‘tree of life’ or what some refer to as ‘crosses within crosses’ as portrayed in Armenian churches. Many believe that these rugs were woven … Read more
Age pre-1910. This circa 1875 Caucasian Kazak rug measures 3ft 9” X 6ft 6” (118 x 201 cm). It has the Mogan motif in red and blue with ivory negative spaces. It has one narrow border with the lazy S design. This rug is absolutely full pile and very hairy. The ends and sides are original and complete. This rug is essentially perfect.
Age pre-1910. This Kazak measures 4’2” X 7’5”. It is dated 1860 and there is no reason in the world to doubt it. The central motif are botehs in rows of four facing each other, in probably eight different colors such as greens, reds, putty and black etc all on a wonderfully variegated blue ground with a very asymmetrical treatment of teeny symbols such as flower heads, stars and flowering plants enclosed with a tomato red major border with large flower heads in the same colors as mentioned. The minor reciprocal … Read more