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Antique Shirvan Marasali prayer rug, Azerbaijan.

43 Marasali Gebetsteppich
mit Inschriften
Schirwan-Gebiet, Kaukasus, 2. Hälfte 19. Jh.
145 x 111 cm (619-12)
Restauriert, Gebrauchsspuren.
Vgl. Hali Issue 103, (1999), Kaffel, S. 82 - 91.
Marasali prayer rug with inscriptions, area of
Shirvan, Caucasus, 2nd half 19th ct. Restored, signs
of use.

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