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Antique Shirvan "Akstafa" bird rug, Southern Shirvan Region, Salyan (Saliani) District, Azerbaijan. 1900s

Lot 575: AKSTAFA RUG, Caucasus, circa 1900;
Auction House: Grogan & Company
Auction Location: Dedham, MA, USA + Show Location Details
06 June 2010

Description: AKSTAFA RUG, Caucasus, circa 1900;
8 feet 9 inches x 4 feet 1 inch
Condition: low pile with some thread bare areas. Fold lines and traffic wear. Sides rebound tight. Top and bottom with 1 inch or so loss. Couple of small spots of re-weave to the blue medallion.