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

Daghestan, Caucasus, circa 1890. According to the consigner bought circa 1970 from Shapira, London. - Localised wear, partially oxidized black, stains, slightly fraying ends, minimal repilings, worn selvages, overall good condition. 182 x 119 cm 2000,-

Sale 49T, November 5th 2007
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