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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Early "Swastika" rug, first half 19th century, western Karabagh or Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan. Christies, 6 April 2006, Lot 124. (published in Kaukasische Teppichkunst. Munchen: 1993, by Herrmann, Eberhart)