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Antique Shirvan Marasali prayer rug, Azerbaijan.

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2582B - Lot 212
Lot 212
Marasali Prayer Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (areas of wear, small spots of flat-stitch restoration, small sewn tear, minor end fraying), 5 ft. x 3 ft. 5 in.
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques and Fine Arts