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Antique Salyan rug with Moghan/Mughan design, Azerbaijan. second half 19th century

Lot: 141
Shahsavan Four large Memling güls with octagonal surrounds have been placed on the midnight blue field and interspersed with boxes, hooked diamonds and flowers. The white-ground main border shows a leaf and calyx design. Cut and reselvedged sides, somewhat reduced ends. Minor repairs and slight signs of wear.
Origin: South East Caucasus, Moghan region
Size: 274 x 98 cm
Age: Late 19th century
Estimate: 2.200,00 €

Major Spring Auction
Auction date: Saturday 29. May 2010 at 03 PM
Rippon Boswell & Co.
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