Behold the beauty of this antique 1880s prayer rug from the Caucasus Mountains, adorned with the unmistakable Mihrab, floral motifs, and a lovely border featuring the coveted eight-pointed star design, symbolizing inner wisdom and understanding.
With its floral geometric design and bold color ways, this rug tells a story of tradition, artistry, and reverence. A true treasure that was carried and used daily by its devout owner, this rug has witnessed countless prayers and moments of quiet reflection, and its beauty and authenticity are a testament to its rich history.
Handwoven with vegetable dyed wool by a woman with great skill, this prayer rug has a floppy handle and bears the mark of its long history, adding to its charm and allure. The worn texture and subtle signs of use is evidence to its authenticity and unique character. This beauty will bring rich history and timeless style to any space it calls home.
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