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1307 AH / 1890 AD dated Kuba long rug, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 91
Shirvan Long Rug, East Caucasus, dated 1890, (minor end fraying), 10 ft. x 4 ft. 3 in.
Estimate $8,000-10,000
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2405 - Lot 91
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