Afshan runner from the Shirvan district, Caucasus

Made in Kuba region, Caucasus, c.1800.
This fine Afshan rug is from the Shirvan district in the Kuba region of the northern Caucasus. The term 'Afshan' refers to a particular design which is derived from Persian and Indian floral and arabesque sources of the 1600s and 1700s, rather than …
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Afshan runner from the Shirvan district, Caucasus

Made in Kuba region, Caucasus, c.1800.
This fine Afshan rug is from the Shirvan district in the Kuba region of the northern Caucasus. The term 'Afshan' refers to a particular design which is derived from Persian and Indian floral and arabesque sources of the 1600s and 1700s, rather than …
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