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Antique Kuba rug, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 119
Kuba Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (several small tears, small rewoven spots, some black oxidation, slight end fraying), 9 ft. 3 in. x 4 ft.
Estimate $3,000-4,000
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436 - Lot 119
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