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Antique Kuba rug, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan


Sotheby's Sale: L07870 | Location: London, New Bond Street
Auction Dates: Session 1: Tue, 17 Apr 07 2:00 PM

LOT 24

A KUBA RUG, NORTHEAST CAUCASUS,

3,0005,000 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 3,600 GBP

MEASUREMENTS: approximately 159 by 123cm., 5ft. 5in. by 4ft.

DESCRIPTION: circa 1875

Condition Note: mid browns partially oxidised, ends original, sidecords later overcast