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Antique Khyzy rug, 19th century, Khyzy District (south of Kuba, north west of Baku), possibly Gadi village, Azerbaijan


Sotheby's Sale: N07919 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Fri, 19 Sep 03 10:15 AM
 

LOT 77 (of 108)
A SHIRVAN LONG RUG, EAST CAUCASUS
DATE OF OBJECT
mid-19th century

3,0005,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 4,800 USD
 

MEASUREMENTS: approximately 9ft. 8in. by 3ft. 8in. (2.95 by 1.12m.)

DATE OF OBJECT: mid-19th century