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Antique Kuba Karagashli rug, Lowland Kuba Region, Devechi (Divichi) District, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 119 Lot 688

KARAGASHLI RUG, Caucasus, circa 1890
5 feet 9 inches x 3 feet 9 inches

Estimate $3,000-4,000

Condition: Complete border; overall consistent low wear; 10% lower in areas; 4 inch repair from outside border in.

Grogan and Company.