Natural ivory, deep carmin red, yellow and some beautiful blue
Great elegant and powerful antique Shirvan kilim. The panels alternate hexagons decorated with scorpion güls (symbol of protection) and bands with 3 double
hooks (“spider güls”). Original endings and fringes with small braids. Wonderful natural dyes colours and very good condition.Collector‘s piece.
COUNTRY:Iran/ East Caucase
DATE OF PRODUCTION: Mid to late 19th century
TECHNIQUE/MATERIALS:Wool and cotton,
natural dyes colours