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Kuba Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (small rewoven and repiled areas, aubergine and black corrosion), 9 ft. 4 in. x 4 ft.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

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Sale 2247 Lot 112