Hadjikabul Shirvan
57" x 89"
Textile, Wool
Region: Hadjicabul Region, Azerbaijan
From the village of Hajikabul in Azerbaijan, this rug features a central field that displays an elongated octagonal medallion characteristic of the given pattern, enclosing round motifs called the alma or apple; the medallion framed by zigzags comprising a hexagon; elsewhere in the field are geometrical motifs, and the central area is framed by four graduated borders.