Antique Kuba Konaghend Rug, Eastern Caucasus, late nineteenth century A finely detailed trellis of abstract forms descended form arabesque vinescrolls repeats across the field of this exquisite antique Konaghend. Among the most sought after types of Kuba Caucasian rug, this example is all the more exceptional for its cool sandy ground in place the usual navy color. The 'Kufic' border is rendered with great precision, as are the minor borders of tiny stepped medallions. An outstanding piece, either for collectors or for those who want a richly decorative rug.
Size: 4. ft 01 in x 5. ft 03 in (1.24 m x 1.60 m)