A Guide To Antique Pin-wheel Kazak Rugs

Map of area:

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Examples:

A 19th c. pinwheel Kazak rug 

A 19th c. pinwheel Kazak rug

Corroded browns, repiled areas. Size 220 x 164 cm

A remarkably beautiful, pattern valid copy of this rare Kasak pattern group which includes in addition to the Sternkasaks the most magnificent among the Caucasian village rugs of the 19th century.



Pinwheel Kazak Rug 

Pinwheel Kazak Rug

Western Caucasian. Wool on wool. Circa : 1890. Size : 5'1" x 7'4"



Pinwheel Kazak Rug

Pinwheel Kazak Rug

Period: The mid-nineteenth century. Size: 229 x 170 cm



Swastika-Kazakhs Rug

Swastika-Kazakhs Rug

Country of Origin: Caucasus. Size: 225cm x 175cm. Age: 1850



Pinwheel Marneuli Rug 

Pinwheel Marneuli Rug

Southwest Caucasus. late 19th century. Approximately 8 ft. 5 inch by 6 ft. 2 inch.







Pinwheel Kazak Rug w/structure 

Pinwheel Kazak Rug w/structure

Southwest Caucasus. Circa 1900. Approximately 8 ft. 9 in. by 5 ft. 11 in.

Warp: wool, Z2S, ivory, light grey

Weft: wool, Z2S red, 2 - 5 shoots

Pile: wool, symmetric knot

Density: 6 - 7 H, 8 - 9V c

Sides: 2 cords of two warps each, overcast extends into last row of pile.

Ends: Upper incomplete, warp fringe, lower - 1/2 in. killem (incomplete) warp fringe.

Colors: madder, eggshell, indigo, peacock, marigold, seal brown.



Pin-Wheel Kazak Rug

Pin-Wheel Kazak Rug

Approximately 7ft. 11in. by 5ft. 7in. (2.41 by 1.70m.) First half 19th century oxidized browns, rewoven side and end guard borders, foldwear, scattered repiling, rewoven corner, rewoven area one side, smaller scattered reweaves.



Proto Pinwheel Carpet C. 1700

Proto Pinwheel Carpet C. 1700

Origin: South Caucasus, around 1700

Size: ca. 268 x 157 cm

A highly important South Caucasian rug of considerable age, clearly an ancestor of the later Pinwheel group of Kazaks. The drawing is in style closely related to Caucasian silk embroideries. Preserved in the original size, several old restorations, visible wear.