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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

An early 20th century antique Persian Tabriz garden carpet, the caramel field with a lush allover design of naturalistic animals and trees with a unusual hill-shaped cartouches at the lower end within a celadon tree and animal border.

Size: 15'3" 11'2"
Item No: BB3248
Doris Leslie Blau