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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Antique Kuba carpet, Southern Lownland Kuba Region, Shahnazarli-Karagashli Area, Azerbaijan

Sale 2304 Lot 28. Oct 08 2005 Boston

Karagashli Rug, Northeast Caucasus, late 19th century, (slight moth damage), 6 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 2 in.

Est. $4000 to $6000
Sold for $4406.25

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