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Antique Kuba rug, so called "Lesghi Star" design, Southern Hillside Kuba Region, Zeyve or one of the neighboring villages, North East Azerbaijan.

Lot 253
Kuba Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (repaired area along one edge, outer guard stripe missing from one end), 4 ft. 9 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436
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