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Antique Azerbaijan long rug in an ivory ground, NW Iran.


A NORTHWEST PERSIAN RUNNER
CIRCA 1880

Price Realized $10,625


Christie's SALE 2060
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
8 December 2008
New York, Rockefeller Plaza

A NORTHWEST PERSIAN RUNNER
Circa 1880
Possibly Shahsavan
Approximately 11 ft. 10 in. x 3 ft. 5 in. (361 cm. x 104 cm.)

Pre-Lot Text
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MIDWEST COLLECTION