(High-Decorative) 19th-century Caucasian rugs are rarely found in the large format of this wonderfully preserved full pile Surahani Baku. The bold use of ivory imparts a majestic finesse, while its graphic geometrical patterns provide an alluring modernity. Every available space is expertly filled with the tribal symbols so dear and meaningful to the Caucasian peoples. Rarely used golds and greens enliven the palette of this antique rug.