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Antique Shirvan Marasali prayer rug, 1880s, Azerbaijan.

Lot 5
Marasali Prayer Rug, East Caucasus, mid-19th century, (small end and corner gouges, one end has fraying and wear, several creases, selvage damage), 4 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. 9 in.
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques and Fine Arts

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2582B - Lot 5