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Antique Caucasian Kazak rug, 19th century, NW Azerbaijan

Lot: 270
Kazak: A loosely assembled tree design has been aligned along the central axis of the salmon field; the white-ground border contains the so-called crab design composed of star-shaped blossoms with diagonal arms. Repiled upper and lower finishes, the original selvedges have been mended in places. Various repiled and repaired sections.
Origin: South West Caucasus
Dimensions: 270 x 117 cm
Age: Second half 19th century
Estimate: 7,500.00

Major Autumn Auction
Auction date: Saturday 24. November 2012 at 15 o'clock
Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles