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Kuba Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, Azerbaijan, mid-19th century, (minor end repairs, some black oxidation), 8 ft. 8 in. x 4 ft. 4 in.
Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2405 - Lot 133
Estimate $8,000-10,000
Sold for $11,850