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Antique Kuba carpet, so called "Lesghi Star" design, North East Azerbaijan.

Lot 153
Kuba Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (small rewoven areas), 11 ft. x 4 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436

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