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Very Unique 1960s Authentic Handmade Vintage Persian Akstafa

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03/13/2019 03:15 PM
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Very Unique 1960s Authentic Handmade Vintage Persian Akstafa

Unique & collectible Mid-20th C. Authentic Handmade Vintage Persian Akstafa Rug. Made of all natural vegetable dye, hand woven, hand spun, baby lamb's wool pile on cotton foundation. Akstafa rugs are woven in Saliani district, in southern Shirvan region of Azerbaijan. This is a lovely Akstafa rug with a wonderful design featuring stylized peacocks. Peacocks are associated with nobility and abundance. Their colorful plumes represent a great beauty and splendor that is at once earthly and heavenly. These attributes are recognized as both, an external wealth from the divine and an inner richness that could be cultivated within oneself. Please notice how artistically the weaver here has left off the plumes, and therefore leaving it up to the viewer's imagination to finish off what he hasn't.

SIZE: 9.1X3.5


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