Kuba rug, Eastern Caucasus, circa 1900, comprising a bold repeating eight-pointed star central motis in mellow beige and gold tones and ivory ground surrounded by a so-called classical 'Kufic' border 260 by 130 cm
A Kuba rug, south Caucasus, early 20th century a blue field of stylised rosettes within a border of meandering flowering vine with leaf tendrils approximately 151 cm by 92 cm. Provenance: Dr and Mrs Nigel Hawkins, Sydney
An Afshan Kuba rug, East Caucasus, a deep blue field of stylised floral rosettes, palmettes, and angular budding tendrils and vines approximately 218 cm by 216 cm. Provenance: Dr and Mrs N Hawkins, Sydney
A Kuba prayer rug, the pale indigo mehrab with an overall design of star patera, within an ivory vine border, 162 x 109 cm. Provenance: Sotheby's new Bond Street, Islamic Works of Art, Carpets and Textiles, lot 326, illustrated page 91, Wednesday 18 July 1
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