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Antique Caucasian Soumak rug, stylized dragon design, Eastern Azerbaijan

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

LOT 36 (of 83)

Property of Various Owners
W - A Caucasian soumakh, circa 1880
8001,200 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 1,410 GBP

264 by 153cm., 8ft. 8in. by 5ft. 1in.