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Antique Karabagh rug with "Buynuz (Horns)" design, early 20th century, Azerbaijan. Grogan & Company Fine Art Auctioneers and Appraisers.

CAUCASIAN GORADIS RUG, last quarter 19th century; the midnight blue field containing eighteen lively polychrome lobster or scorpion motifs surrounded by flowers, stars and
animals within a red flower and leaf border with reciprocal minor borders. 9 feet 3 inches x 4 feet 2 inches

$2,000 - $4,000

Fine Oriental Carpets & Rug Auction
Auction Date : Apr 22, 2006