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Antique Kuba or Shirvan Medallion Gubpa rug, Southern Lowland Kuba Region, Devechi-Shabran District, Shahnazarli-Karagashli Area, or Northern Shirvan, North East Azerbaijan.


Sotheby's Sale: W02870 | Location: London, Olympia
Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 27 Feb 02 2:00 PM
 

LOT 34 (of 83)
Property of Various Owners
W - A Shirvan long rug, East Caucasus, circa 1890

2,5003,000 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 3,290 GBP
 

MEASUREMENTS: 304 by 124cm., 10ft. by 4ft. 1in.