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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

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Antique Kuba rug, Southern Hillside Kuba Region, Devechi (Divichi)-Shabran District, possibly Dagh Biliji village, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 33
Bidjov Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (areas of minor wear, black oxidation), 6 ft. 6 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000
Sold for $3,437

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2486 - Lot 33
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art