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Lot 94
Caucasian Carpet, 18th century, (reduced in length, pieced together, rewoven areas, wear and other crude repairs), 10 ft. 10 in. x 6 ft. 10 in.

Literature: For a similar example in the Bruschettini Collection, refer to Early Caucasian Rugs, by Charles Grant Ellis, figure 13, p. 19.

Estimate $7,000-9,000

Oriental Rugs - Sale 2347 - Lot 94
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