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AH 1339 (=1920 AD) dated antique Bordjalou rug, so called "Sewan Kazak" rug, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd

Lot 123
Sewan Kazak Rug, Southwest Caucasus, early 20th century, (small areas of wear, some moth damage, small repairs, brown oxidation, some selvage damage), 8 ft. 8 in. x 5 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $7,000-9,000
Sold for $5,036

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2522B - Lot 123
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art