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Antique Khyzy rug, late 19th century, Fyndyghan village, Khyzy-Bermek Region, (south of historical Shabran, north west of Baku, south of Kuba, north of Shamakhi), Azerbaijan

32-An antique Shirvan rug

Price Realized Ј1,320 ($2,450)

Sale Information
Christie's Sale 4952
tuesday sale 4952 - furniture and decorative objects
9 May 2006
London, South Kensington

Lot Description
An antique Shirvan rug
slightly corroded black, very slight wear, in general good usable condition throughout --283cm. x 152cm.(9ft.4in. x 5ft.)