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Antique Kuba or Shirvan rug, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 119 Lot 666

CAUCASIAN RUG, circa 1880
8 feet x 4 feet 2 inches

Estimate $2,000-3,000

Condition: Browns very oxidized, otherwise very good condition. Dog eared corner; area of fold wear along center salvage. Slightly ragged salvage. Dirty

Sold for$2,530.00

Grogan and Company.