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Antique Kuba Soumak rug, second half 19th century, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 95
Soumak Small Carpet, Northeast Caucasus, second half 19th century, (rewoven areas), 9 ft. 5 in. x 6 ft. 8 in.
Estimate $12,000-15,000

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436 - Lot 95
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