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About the object

Kurdish, early 20th century.

Six rows of two concentric lozenges with hooked patterns form the main body of the field, which is on a blue ground. The bands of lozenges are separated by strips of geometric designs alternating between a continuous pattern of crosses and a string of octagons filled with simple angular motifs. These strips are flanked by half diamonds also found in Jaf Kurdish weavings. A meandering oak leaf design forms the pattern in the main border on an apricot ground. 

Wool on a wool foundation. Very good quality of wool and dyes. A few minor repairs

Dimensions

260 x 151 cm

Condition report

Very good condition overall

Stock number

6889