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Antique Saliani "Akstafa Bird" rug, Southern Shirvan Region, Azerbaijan. Late 19th century.


Sotheby's Sale: N08683 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Tue, 07 Dec 10 2:00 PM
 

LOT 79
AN AKSTAFA LONG RUG, EAST CAUCASUS
circa 1890

7,0009,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 8,750 USD

MEASUREMENTS: approximately 9ft. 5in. by 3ft. 11 in. (2.87 by 1.19m.)

DESCRIPTION: circa 1890