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Antique Derbend rug, 19th century 

Lot 235
Daghestan Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (guard stripes missing from both ends, small spots of wear), 4 ft. 8 in. x 2 ft. 11 in.
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2405
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art