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Karabagh long rug "Lampa", last quarter of the 19th century, Azerbaijan

Sale 2136 Lot 24

Karabagh Long Rug, South Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, Lampa design with five rosettes flanked by gabled rectangular medallions and pairs of birds in cochineal, rose, abrashed royal blue, gold, ivory, and violet on the midnight blue field, large cochineal spandrels, narrow ice blue floral meander border, (even wear to center, slight touch-up, crease, edge repairs), 20 ft. 4 in. by 3 ft. 6 in.
Estimate $4,000-5,000

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