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AH 1311 (1893 AD) dated Kuba rug, possibly Haji Gaib North-East of Kuba Town, North East Azerbaijan

Bonhams Sale 15436 - Fine Oriental Rugs and Carpets, 19 Dec 2007
San Francisco and Los Angeles

Lot No: 1053

A Kuba rug
Caucasus, late 19th century
size approximately 3ft. 10in. x 6ft. 3in.

Sold for $2,280 inclusive of Buyer's Premium