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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

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"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Antique Kuba or Khyzy Heybe (shoulder bag), late 19th century, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 276
East Caucasian Soumak and Plain Weave Bag, late 19th century, (some Soumak losses), 2 ft. 2 in. x 2 ft.

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2389
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art