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Antique Kuba rug, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 154
Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (outer guard stripe rewoven on one end and partially on the other, small repiled areas), 6 ft. 5 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2457 - Lot 154
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