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Antique Shirvan rug with Konagkend design, early 20th century,  Eastern Azerbaijan

Sale A136 Lot 1870 - 22 March 2006

SHIRVAN antique. Rust red ground with stepped black-red central medallion and blue octagons. Brightly coloured triple stepped border. Some wear. 220x135 cm.

SHIRWAN antik. Rostroter Grund mit gestuftem, schwarzrotem Zentralmedaillon und blauen Oktagonen. Dreistufige Bordüre in bunten Farben. Gebrauchsspuren. 220x135 cm.

Galerie Koler