Caucasian Rug - (Floor Covering) Glossary of Antique Terms C

Caucasian Rug - (Floor Covering) A Caucasian rug is an Oriental rug that mainly uses geometric designs and the Ghiordes knot. They are made in the Caucasian mountains between the Black and Caspian seas. This area produces Dagnestan, Baku, Tchi-Tchi, Kuba, Gendje, Kazakistan, Sumak, Leshgi, Talisn, and Shirvari rugs.

Rugs & Textiles: Flat-Weaving from CaucasusRugs & Textiles: Flat-Weaving from Caucasus 


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