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Antique Shirvan rug, Southern Shirvan Region, Salyan (Saliani) District, Azerbaijan.

Sale 2336 Lot 3

Akstafa Long Rug, Southeast Caucasus, second half 19th century, (small areas of wear), 9 ft. 7 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.

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