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Antique Kuba Alpan rug, Northern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.

Lot 182
Seichour Rug, Northeast Caucasus, second half 19th century, (several small crude repairs, light brown oxidation), 5 ft. 2 in. x 2 ft. 11 in.

Provenance: Property of the estate of Milton H. Crouch, Burlington, Vermont.
Estimate $1,500-2,000
Sold for $1,778

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2486 - Lot 182
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