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AH 1314 (1896 AD) dated Derbend rug, 19th century 


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Sotheby's  Sale: N08258 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Thu, 14 Dec 06 11:00 AM

LOT 122 (of 276)

A DAGHESTAN RUG, EAST CAUCASUS,

3,0005,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 3,900 USD

MEASUREMENTS: approximately 4ft. 11in. by 3ft. 4in. (1.50 by 1.02m.)

DESCRIPTION: possibly dated 1311 (1893)

Condition Note: oxidized browns, minor partial ends, foldwear, repaired hole, some repiling