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Antique Karachop rug with Fachralo medallions


Fachralo Kazak
7ft. 6in. x 5ft.
Caucasus circa 1860
Condition: good, ends original, selvedges partially original, some areas low pile, two sewn fold lines,
few spots old repair
Wool warp, wool weft, wool pile

Austria Auction Company>Fine Antique Oriental Rugs III>Lot 81
Lot 81
Fachralo Kazak
Estimate 6,000 8,000