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Antique Kuba or Alpan rug, Northern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.


Lot 80 - A SEYCHOUR RUG
EAST CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1880

Price Realized 5,019 ($8,372)

Sale Information
Sale 6815
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
16 October 2003
London, King Street

Lot Description
A SEYCHOUR RUG
East Caucasus, circa 1880
The ivory field with rows of angular flowerheads, palmettes and flowering vine with occasional various small motifs and animals, in a dark brown border of stylised polychrome rosettes with an outer running dog stripe, braided ends, very slight colour-run in the field, naturally corroded black
5ft.3in. x 3ft.2in. (161cm. x 97cm.)