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Antique Bordjalou rug, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd, Karapapakh tribe. Fakhrali area.

9 Oct 2012 13:00 EDT New York
Bonhams Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets


A Borchalu rug
late 19th century
size approximately 3ft. 11in. x 4ft. 2in.
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium