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


Lot Description
An antique Konagkend rug
slight even wear, slightly corroded black --155cm. x 112cm.(5ft.1in. x 3ft.8in.)

Sale Information
Christie's Sale 5762
CARPETS, FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE OBJECTS
17 May 2005
London, South Kensington

Price Realized 1,320 ($2,424)