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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1912. inv. no 126 (1910) from Yeni Camii, Sivas, Turkey. 165 x 377 cm, fragment. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 61.