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Antique Baku rug, Eastern Azerbaijan

Lot 165
Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (small creases and spots of wear, very small corner gouges), 5 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2457 - Lot 165
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art