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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Early Azerbaijan rug, NW Iran, early 19th century (Qajar period (17851925)). Saint Louis Museum


wool
18 ft. 9 in. x 80 in. (571.5 x 203.2 cm)
Gift of Nellie Ballard White
Accession Number: 292:1972