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Antique Kuba long rug with Afshan motif, late 19th / early 20th century, Southern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.

Lot 10
Shirvan Long Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (small rewoven spots), 14 ft. x 3 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2457 - Lot 10
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