Art and Design Rugs

Consigned, Handmade Caucasian Overdyed Rug, Antique Soumak, 8'8''x13'

Handwoven from wool, this antique Soumak (also spelled Soumakh, Sumak, Sumac, or Soumac) rug flat weave features the distinctive traditional geometry art of weaving. Soumak is a tapestry technique of weaving strong and decorative textiles used as rugs. These rugs are double-sided, thicker than kilims and very decorative in terms of their saturated color and distinctive shapes. This rug is almost 80 years old and made of hand spun wool.Size (feet): 8' 8'' x 13'