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Antique Kuba Dragon flatweave rug, Northern Kuba Region, 1870s, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 2347 Lot 91

Dragon Soumak Carpet, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, 10 ft. x 6 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art