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"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

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Antique Kuba Alpan rug with Afshan design, 2nd half 19th century, Northern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 2347 Lot 10

Seichour Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, second half 19th century, (moth damage, machine reovercast, end fraying, new fringes added), 11 ft. 2 in. x 5 ft. 5 in.

Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art