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Antique Caucasian Soumak carpet, Eastern Azerbaijan

Sotheby's Sale: W03779 | Location: London, Olympia
Auction Dates: Session 1: Tue, 29 Apr 03 10:30 AM

LOT 43

W - A Soumakh carpet, South Caucasus, circa 1880

1,5002,000 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 1,800 GBP

302 by 201cm., 9ft. 11in. by 6ft. 7in.