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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century antique Tabriz rug from Northwest Persia, the open camel field with a central sage medallion with a floral vinery edge and containing scrolling strap work, with enlarged sage and camel floral motif spandrels within a sage scrolling leafy vinery border.

Size: 13'2" 11'1"
Item No: BB1534
Doris Leslie Blau