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Antique Kuba Dragon flatweave rug, last quarter 19th century, Northern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Sotheby's Sale: W02872 | Location: London, Olympia
Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 16 Oct 02 2:00 PM

LOT 42 (of 102)

Property of Various Owners
W - A soumakh carpet of dragon design, East Caucasus, circa 1900

3,0004,000 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 3,525 GBP

355 by 253cm., 11ft. 8in. by 8ft. 4in.