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Antique Shirvan rug (here mistakenly presented as "Kuba"), Aksu District, Bijo (so called Bijov, Bidjov) village or its vicinity, Azerbaijan. late 19th century.

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84 Kuba
Kaukasus, um 1880/90
Ein klassisches Sammler-Stück, das publiziert ist als
„antiker Lebensbaum-Kuba“ in Eder, Kaukasische
Teppiche (1979), Nr. 394. 190 x 110 cm (179-9)
Außenbordüre fehlt, Nachknüpfungen und Reparaturen, Enden
neu gesichert, reinigungsbedürftig.
Kuba, Caucasus, circa 1880/90, published in Eder, Kaukasische
Teppiche (1979), Nr. 394. Outer border missing, repilings and
repairs, ends newly secured, cleaning recommended.