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Antique Shirvan kilim, Azerbaijan.


Rippon Boswell & Co.
International Auctioneers of
Rare Carpets & Textiles

Major Spring Auction

Auction date: Saturday 28. May 2011 at 15 o'clock

 

Lot: 198
Shirvan Kilim Well preserved, with the original finishes all around.
Origin: East Caucasus
Dimensions: 315 x 173 cm
Age: Late 19th century
Estimate: 3,000.00