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Antique Caucasian Kazak rug, 19th century, NW Azerbaijan

Object: Rug
Place Made: Asia: West Asia, Caucasus, Azerbaijan, Kazagh
Date: Late 19th century; 1870 - 1900
Dimensions: 232 cm x 119 cm
Materials: Wool
Techniques: Knotted pile

ID Number: T89.0168
Donor: Gift of Thomas Kalman
Textile Museum of Canada