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Antique Kazak rug with the "Turtle" Medallions, late 19th century, NW Azerbaijan


Price Realized 3,600 ($6,289)
 

Sale Information
Christie's Sale 7078
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
13 October 2005
London, King Street

LOT 133
Lot Description
A KAZAK RUG
SOUTH CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1890
Full pile throughout, corroded black, couple of minute spot stains and crease lines, overall very good condition
6ft.6in. x 5ft.4in. (199cm. x 163cm.)