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Antique Bordjalou rug, so called "Sewan Kazak" rug, early 20th century, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd

A Sewan Kazak rug
Central Caucasus, the madder field sparsley decorated with rosettes at each end centred by a sheild medallion framed by ivory meandering vine and anchor borders
6 ft 9 in x 4 ft 5 in (205 x 134 cm)

Bonhams Oriental & European Carpets & Rugs London, New Bond Street
12 Oct 2004 14:00 BST

Auction 11506

Lot 82
A Sewan Kazak rug Central Caucasus, 6 ft 9 in x 4 ft 5 in (205 x 134 cm)
1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400