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Antique Kuba Soumak rug, Northern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 2276 Lot 108

Soumak Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, third quarter 19th century, (rewoven ends and other small areas), 10 ft. x 5 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

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