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Antique Shirvan rug, Azerbaijan. 19th century

Skinner Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436 - Lot 123
Kazak Rug, Southwest Caucasus, second half 19th century, (even wear to center), 5 ft. 2 in. x 3 ft. 11 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000