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1002 Kuba Rug, Northeast Caucasus, Azerbaijan, last quarter 19th century, (small areas of wear, small creases, slight moth damage), 4 ft. 10 in. x 3 ft. 3 in.

Estimates: $2,000 to $2,500

May 14th, 2005, Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers, Sale Location
Boston, MA