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A fine antique Kuba runner, Lowland Kuba Region, Azerbaijan. Woven by local Azeri Turks.

Lot 91
Kuba Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (minor reweaves along edges and ends), 8 ft. 7 in. x 3 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2389 - Lot 91