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Antique Kuba Konagkend rug, late 19th century,  Southern Mountainous Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Lot No: 1046
A Konaghend rug
Caucasus, circa 1890
size approximately 4ft. x 5ft. 6in.

Estimate: $3,500 - 4,500

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