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Antique Bordjalou rug, so called "Sewan Kazak" rug, late 19th century, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd


Lot Description
A SEWAN KAZAK RUG
South Caucasus, Circa 1890
Approximately 7 ft. 9 in. x 5 ft. 1 in. (236 cm. x 155 cm.)

Price Realized $7,500


Sale Information
Christie's SALE 2060
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
8 December 2008
New York, Rockefeller Plaza