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Antique Derbend rug, 19th century 


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Sotheby's Sale: N07807 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Tue, 01 Oct 02 10:15 AM
 

LOT 55 (of 113)

A DERBEND LONG RUG, SOUTHEAST CAUCASUS,

5,0007,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 5,975 USD
 

measurements: approximately 9ft. 4in. by 5ft. 1in. (2.84 by 1.55m.)

Description: circa 1900 original end finishes, oxidized browns,