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33
A BERGAMA RUG
WEST ANATOLIA, CIRCA 1860
Overall very good condition
5ft.2in. x 4ft.9in. (156cm. x 145cm.)
4,000-6,000 US$6,100-9,000
4,500-6,700
The use of a natural brindled wool within the pile design of the
present lot is unusual and adds an interesting texture to the
overall appearance.

LONDON
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
Tuesday 2 October 2012
Christie's