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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century antique Persian Tabriz carpet, the abrashed greenish-blue field with a palmette and leafy vinery trellis overall, within a midnight blue vinery and palmette border.

Size: 16'1" 12'9"
Item No: BB0701
Doris Leslie Blau