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Antique Shirvan Prayer rug, Shirvan Region, Azerbaijan.


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Sothebys Sale: N08563 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 10 Jun 09 10:00 AM
 

LOT 25
A SHIRVAN PRAYER RUG, EAST CAUCASUS
dated illegibly, circa 1870

6,0008,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 6,250 USD

measurements: approximately 4ft. 5in. by 3ft. 7in. (1.35 by 1.09m.)

Description: dated illegibly, circa 1870