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Antique Kuba rug, late 19th century, possibly Alpan or one of the surrounding villages, Northern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.


Carpets from the Estate of Vojtech Blau

Sotheby's Sale: N08291 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Thu, 14 Dec 06 10:00 AM

LOT 47

A SEYCHOUR RUG, NORTHEAST CAUCASUS,

5,0007,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 6,000 USD

MEASUREMENTS

approximately 5ft. 8in. by 3ft. 3in. (1.73 by 0.99m.)

DESCRIPTION

late 19th century

Condition Note: oxidized browns, missing end guard stripes