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Antique Kazak Karachop rug, 19th century, Borchali Uyezd
A Karachopt Kazak Rug, Southwest Caucasus, circa 1900, minor restored areas.
Approximately 7 ft. 9 in. by 5 ft. 8 in. (2.36 m. by 1.73 m.)
Warp: Wool, Z3S, ivory / light brown mix