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Antique Kuba or Derbend rug, third quarter 19th century, North East Azerbaijan

66 Dagestan, Caucasus, circa 1850. Partially oxidised colours, there some repiling, ends with minor repairs, partially worn selvages, overall very good condition. 169 x 98 cm 5000,-

Sale 48T, May 8th 2007
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