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Antique Kuba rug, mid 19th century, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 118 Lot 13A

KUBA RUG, Caucasus, mid 19th century

5 feet 1 inch x 3 feet 4 inches
Estimate $15,000-20,000

Condition: Very good condition. Pile is thick, full and lusterous. Colors all good. No color runs or bad colors. Ends and salvage original. One 2 inch selvage repair on middle of left selvage. Minor oxidized browns, slight wear along selvages. Small (1 inch) repair to top right selvage. No dryness or cracking. No moth damage.


Grogan and Company.