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Antique Kuba rug, Southern Lowland Kuba Region, Shahnazarli-Karagashli District, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 159
Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (creases, small rewoven area on one end, black oxidation, minor moth damage), 6 ft. 11 in. x 3 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,000
Sold for $3,851

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art