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Antique Kuba Bird rug, Northern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 1032 Seichour Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (slight even wear to center, small stains, small crease repair), 6 ft. 2 in. x 4 ft.

Estimates $5,000 to $7,000

May 14th, 2005

Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art