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Antique Kuba rug, early 20th century, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 126 Lot 560

SHIRVAN KUBA RUG, Caucasus, circa 1900;
5 feet 4 inches x 3 feet 11 inches

Estimate $1,000-2,000

Condition: minor wear; slight loss at one end; rebound selvages

Grogan and Company.