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Antique Kuba rug with Afshan Gls, Southern Kuba Region, Chirakh-Qala District, North East Azerbaijan.

Lot 160
Kuba Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (even wear to center, guard stripe rewoven on one end, black oxidation), 4 ft. 11 in. x 3 ft. 11 in. Estimate $2,000-2,500

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2457
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