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Antique Sunburst "Zejwa" rug, early 20th century, possibly southern Daghestan

Sale 117 Lot 609

ZEJWA RUG, Caucasus, circa 1900
5 feet 10 inches x 4 feet 9 inches
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Grogan and Company.