You haven't verified your email address yet

Antiqe Karabagh, 136 x 280 cm - Azerbaijan

Lot reference 18335083
Antiqe Karabagh, 136 x 280 cm - Azerbaijan

The auction you are viewing has now ended

Show current auctions

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in: Offer expires in:

Wool on cotton, good condition, genuine antique Karabagh

Material: Wool on wool
Country of Origin: Azerbaijan
Manufacturing period: 1850-1899
Condition: In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned: No

Wonderful 140 years old antique Caucasian Karabagh rug from end of 19th. century, from the 1880s.

Very rare rug. The pattern traditional, but the colors and some pattern unusual. The very old caucasian pattern near are ancient shaman pattern in the outside frames. Inside are goats, butterfly, flowers, butterfly puppet (birth, change) and geometric symbols.

Knotting: special Azerbaijani knotting, approx. 450.000 - 500.000

Origin: village of Karabagh, located near the South-Western shore of the Caspian sea and the region of the same name including the southern area of Azerbaijan. Production method: woollen warp and weft for the ancient rugs, wool or cotton for those produced between 1850 and 1930, and 100% cotton for the modern production.
The pile is always in close-cut wool. Modern production generally features a higher number of knots compared to the older and ancient rugs.

This has been kept well and is in perfect used condition.

Extra fine and very soft.

Dimensions: 136 x 280 cm.

Rare carpet from a private collection. I recommend collectors.

Images size XXL.

Imported to Europe before 2015.

Hu Cornele  

Catawiki member since May 20, 2017, received 1 review in total (1 in last 12 months)


The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.

Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
More information

Customs information

Any other costs or charges such as customs or import duties, customs clearance and handling may also apply during the shipment of your lot and will be charged to you by the involved party at a later stage if applicable.

Shipping costs

United States $266.41
Austria $127.41
Belgium $127.41
Canada $266.41
Denmark $127.41
France $127.41
Germany $127.41
Hungary $69.50
Ireland $127.41
Italy $127.41
Luxembourg $139.00
Netherlands $127.41
Norway $139.00
Poland $127.41
Portugal $139.00
Spain $127.41
Sweden $139.00
Switzerland $127.41
United Kingdom $127.41
Rest of Europe $127.41
Anywhere else $266.41

Save shipping costs

You can pick up this lot from the seller: Budapest (Hungary), Hungary.

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.

All of our auctions are subject to notarial supervision 

Payment options

Visa Mastercard Sepa_credit_transfer

Share this lot with your friends

We’re sorry, we're unable to accept your bid

Due to an outstanding payment, you currently cannot place any bids on Catawiki.

Once your payment has been processed, you will immediately be able to place your bids again as normal. Please note: If you decide to pay via bank transfer, your payment may take up to 2 working days to be processed. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available on our payment page.

Pay now

Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in